Trump’s Navy nominee sails through Senate hearing

President Trump’s pick for Navy secretary sailed smoothly through his Senate nomination hearing Tuesday, avoiding some of the heated exchanges and controversy that have snagged and scuttled other nominees….

…Armed Services will likely take a vote later on whether to approve Spencer’s nomination and allow it to move toward a Senate floor vote.

“It seems you are doing well and I intend to support a unanimous committee vote on your nomination,” said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss.

Washington Examiner
7/11/17