Intelligence Committee approves Gina Haspel's nomination as CIA director, moves to full Senate vote

  1. Intelligence Committee approves Gina Haspel’s nomination as CIA director, moves to full Senate vote  CBS News
  2. Senate panel advances Trump’s CIA nominee  The Hill (blog)
  3. Senate panel ready to recommend Gina Haspel’s confirmation  Yahoo News
  4. Morning Bits: Haspel shows more contrition, likely will be confirmed  Washington Post
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More allegations emerge on VA pick as nomination falters

More allegations emerge on VA pick as nomination faltersWASHINGTON (AP) — White House doctor Ronny Jackson exhibited a pattern of recklessly prescribing drugs and drunken behavior, including crashing a government vehicle while intoxicated and doling out such a large supply of a prescription opioid that staffers panicked because they thought the drugs were missing, according to accusations compiled by Democratic staff on the committee considering his nomination as Veterans Affairs secretary.


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