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Senate Democrats boycott vote on Mnuchin, Price

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 01:36

U.S. Senate Democrats on Tuesday boycotted a planned committee vote on two of President Trump's nominees, Steve Mnunchin and Tom Price, making it impossible for the vote to go forward. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.S. Senate Democrats on Tuesday boycotted a planned committee vote on two of President Donald Trump's nominees, Steve Mnuchin to be Treasury Secretary and Tom Price to head the Health and Human Services department, making it impossible for the vote to go forward. Democrats said they were delaying the vote because they wanted more information on Price's stock trades in an Australian medical company and reports that Mnuchin's former bank, OneWest, used automated "robosignings" of foreclosures, which apparently contradicted statements he made to senators.

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Senate Democrats boycott vote on Mnuchin, Price

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 01:36