The Senate overwhelmingly approved the nomination of retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis to be the next Secretary of Defense on Friday, and Vice President Michael Pence swore in shortly after.
Undersecretary of the Air Force Lisa Disbrow
will be “performing the duties of” the Secretary of the Air Force until a new Secretary
is nominated and confirmed, but she will not carry the title “Acting
Secretary,” Pentagon officials said Thursday.
Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States on Friday.
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