Tag: Senate confirmation

Avril Haines Confirmed as National Intelligence DirectorExecutive Moves

Avril Haines Confirmed as National Intelligence Director

The Senate voted 84-10 Wednesday to confirm Avril Haines, former deputy director at the CIA, as the new director of
Rep. John Ratcliffe Confirmed as National Intelligence DirectorExecutive Moves

Rep. John Ratcliffe Confirmed as National Intelligence Director

The Senate voted 49-44 Thursday to confirm Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) as the new director of national intelligence, The Wall Street Journal…
Troy Edgar Confirmed as DHS CFOExecutive Moves

Troy Edgar Confirmed as DHS CFO

The Senate voted 62-31 Tuesday to confirm Troy Edgar, associate deputy undersecretary of management at the Department of Homeland Security,…
David Norquist Sworn In as Deputy Defense SecretaryExecutive Moves

David Norquist Sworn In as Deputy Defense Secretary

David Norquist, comptroller at the Department of Defense and a 2019 Wash100 winner, has received Senate confirmation and been sworn in…
Gen. Mark Milley Confirmed as Joint Chiefs of Staff ChairmanExecutive Moves

Gen. Mark Milley Confirmed as Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman

The Senate voted 89-1 Thursday to confirm Gen. Mark Milley, chief of staff at the U.S. Army and a 2019 Wash100 winner, as chairman…
Senate Panel OKs Mark Esper’s Nomination for DoD Secretary PostExecutive Moves

Senate Panel OKs Mark Esper’s Nomination for DoD Secretary Post

The full Senate is expected next week to confirm Mark Esper, secretary of the U.S. Army and a 2019 Wash100 winner,…
Census Bureau Chief John Thompson Steps DownNews

Census Bureau Chief John Thompson Steps Down

The Census Bureau announced Tuesday that Director John Thompson will leave the agency next month. The 27 year agency veteran, who has led