Posted: 4:25 am ET
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is holding confirmation hearings for four State Department nominees today. The first panel has a
one sole nominee, Eric M. Euland to be the Under Secretary of State for Management (see Trump to Nominate Top GOP Budget Aide Eric Ueland to be Under Secretary for Management #StateDept). The second panel includes two nominees for ambassador, both career diplomats: John R. Bass for Afghanistan, and Justin Siberell for Bahrain, and J. Steven Dowd, the nominee for The African Development Bank.
Date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time: 09:30 AM
Presiding: Senator Corker
The prepared statements and a live video of the hearings will be posted here when available.
Mr. Eric M. Ueland
Of Oregon, To Be An Under Secretary Of State (Management)
The Honorable John R. Bass
Of New York, A Career Member Of The Senior Foreign Service, Class Of Minister-Counselor, To Be Ambassador Extraordinary And Plenipotentiary Of The United States Of America To The Islamic Republic Of Afghanistan