Senate committee sets Feb. 25 date for confirmation hearing for Biden's trade czar

Reuters | Washington DC | Updated: 18-02-2021 23:02 IST | Created: 18-02-2021 23:02 IST
Senate committee sets Feb. 25 date for confirmation hearing for Biden's trade czar

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a confirmation hearing at 10 a.m. on Feb. 25 for Katherine Tai, President Joe Biden's nominee as U.S. Trade Representative, the committee said in a statement. Committee Chairman Ron Wyden said Tai had the needed experience to succeed in the role and vowed to advance the nomination as quickly as possible.

"Her record of getting wins for American workers demonstrates she knows how to champion the values that matter to U.S. families," he said in a statement.

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