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Jeff Sessions, Steven Mnuchin, Tom Price pass first test votes in Senate
Feb 3, 2017 - The Washington Times

President Trump's picks to lead the Justice, Treasury and Health and Human Services departments — some of his most controversial nominations — survived their first test votes on the Senate floor Thursday, putting each of them on track to win full confirmation over the next couple of weeks.

Democrats have boycotted committees and erected other procedural hurdles, but Senate Republicans tested the power of their own slim majority to advance the nominations.

That includes a freneti

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