Feb 27, 2017

Senate committee schedules Seema Verma confirmation vote for Wednesday

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The Senate Finance Committee has announced it will hold its confirmation vote on Wednesday for Seema Verma, President Trump's nominee to head the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. She's expected to be approved by the committee, and despite questions Democrats have raised about her policy views and consulting business, she appears on track to win confirmation from the full Senate afterwards.

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