The Senate held confirmation hearings for six of President-elect Donald Trump’s nominees in what was a busy week on Capitol Hill. Kicking things off on Tuesday, the Senate held its first confirmation hearing of attorney general nominee Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL)

Senate Democrats staged a sit-in on the chamber floor that lasted until early Tuesday morning in protest of GOP efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Democrats took over the floor at around 7 p.m. on Monday evening, with Senator Dick Durbun (D-IL) kicking things off by accusing Republicans of hating Obamacare “almost as much as the devil hates holy water.” 

Dr. David Shulkin was selected by President-elect Donald Trump to be the next Secretary of Veterans Affairs, replacing outgoing Secretary Robert McDonald.

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