Confirmation Hearing - Mattis

Date: Thursday, January 12, 2017 Time: 09:30 AM Location: SD-G50, Dirksen Senate Office Building

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To conduct a confirmation hearing on the expected nomination of:

Member Statements

  1. Chairman John McCain R (AZ)
  2. Chairman Jack Reed D (RI)


  1. Mr. James N. Mattis
    to be Secretary of Defense
  2. * The nominee will be present.
  3. Upon completion of the confirmation hearing: The Committee will proceed to consider legislation to provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned officer of the Armed Forces.