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Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx addresses the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sept. 4. President Obama on Monday will nominate Foxx as his new transportation secretary.
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April 28, 2013 A White House official says the president will make the announcement Monday. Anthony Foxx, who hosted last year's Democratic National Convention, has undertaken a few major transit projects during his four years as mayor.
Former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., who has been nominated to be the next secretary of defense.
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February 12, 2013 The nomination of Sen. Chuck Hagel as defense secretary has been the most contested of President Obama's picks so far.
Former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., during his Senate nomination hearing earlier today.
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January 31, 2013 "My overall worldview has never changed," said the former senator, who has been nominated to be secretary of defense.
Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., at his confirmation hearing last week.
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January 29, 2013 As expected, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee supports the nomination of Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., to succeed Secretary Hillary Clinton. Meanwhile, Transportation Secretary Ray Lahood is the latest member of the administration to announce a departure.
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