Former Exxon Mobil chief executive Rex Tillerson has been confirmed as Secretary of State by a 56-43 vote, with both of California's senators opposing the move.
Shortly after the confirmation, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., tweeted that she voted against Tillerson.
Tillerson has no formal diplomatic experience, and was seen as a widely controversial pick for the position.
"I voted against Rex Tillerson's nomination. We need a Secretary of State who will put America's national
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