Senate GOP Breaks Rules, Shoves Through Trump Nominees

Republicans in the Senate broke the rules and pushed through Trump nominees without input from Democrats.

“A day after Senate Finance Committee Democrats refused to show up for a vote on Treasury nominee Steven Mnuchin and HHS nominee Rep. Tom Price, Republicans on the committee agreed Wednesday morning to suspend quorum rules that required a member of the minority party to participate in the confirmation vote.

‘They have nobody to blame but themselves,’ Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) said.” [READ MORE]