Trump’s Cabinet picks face questions from both parties; McConnell ‘confident’

Trump's Cabinet picks face questions from both parties; McConnell 'confident'

Trump’s Cabinet picks face questions from both parties; McConnell ‘confident’ Trumps : The Senate is expected on Monday to hold its confirmation vote on President Trump’s pick for CIA director, Kansas GOP Rep. Mike Pompeo. But the chamber’s Republican and Democratic leaders this weekend offered sharply different perspectives about the future of the president’s 20-plus Cabinet nominees. Top Senate Democrats on Friday postponed Pompeo’s vote saying they wouldn’t rush through the conformation process for Trump and fellow Republicans who control Congress. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer told CNN’s “State of…

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First on CNN: Trump’s Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it

First on CNN: Trump's Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it

First on CNN: Trump’s Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it Washington (CNN)Rep. Tom Price last year purchased shares in a medical device manufacturer days before introducing legislation that would have directly benefited the company, raising new ethics concerns for President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Health and Human Services secretary. Price bought between $1,001 to $15,000 worth of shares last March in Zimmer Biomet, according to House records reviewed by CNN.  Trump promises his Obamacare replacement plan will cover all, report says Less than a…

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