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McConnell: Dems are stalling on confirmations

The Senate Majority leader says the GOP will get 3 nominees confirmed on Day 1: John Kelly (Homeland), Mike Pompeo (CIA) and James Mattis (Defense). He wants more, and isn't happy:

QuoteThere are a bunch of other nominees that aren't controversial. Two of them happen to be women, three of them happen to be minorities that are not controversial. And the Democrats say they are going to sit on them now. Why?