Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (N.D.) announced Thursday she will vote to confirm Mike Pompeo as the next secretary of state.
Posturing Democrats are mounting unprecedented resistance to President Donald Trump’s well-qualified nominee to be the next Secretary of State in Mike Pompeo, and the reasons they’re giving are as humorous as they are ludicrous.
Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine’s (Va.) hometown newspaper castigated him on Wednesday over his recent comments blaming the National Rifle Association for Congress not passing federal gun-control measures.
Sen. Tim Kaine (D., Va.), Hillary Clinton’s running mate in the 2016 presidential election, joined with a number of his Democratic colleagues Tuesday to introduced legislation to ban the sale and transfer of “military-style assault weapons.”
The Senate on Wednesday confirmed former pharmaceutical executive Alex Azar as the next secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.
Hillary Clinton’s running mate in the 2016 presidential election wants the Democratic National Committee to stop its tradition of using superdelegates, arguing it gives certain individuals “undue influence” and makes the voting process “less democratic.”