General John Kelly Confirmation

  General John Kelly, Trump’s Pick for Homeland Security, Cruises in Hearing New York Times By Ron Nixon and Emmarie Huetteman JAN. 10, 2017 WASHINGTON — Gen. John F. Kelly, President-elect Donald J. Trump’s choice to lead the Department of Homeland Security, easily maneuvered through his confirmation hearing before the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Tuesday, drawing bipartisan support for what is likely be a smooth approval process by the full Senate. Senator John McCain, Republican of Arizona, asked General Kelly about Mr. Trump’s much-debated calls to build a wall along the border with Mexico, questioning whether a barrier alone … Continue reading