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Senators weigh in on confirmation processes for Pompeo and Haspel

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Senate Republicans called for a speedy confirmation process for President Trump’s pick for secretary of state, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, and his replacement, CIA deputy director Gina Hansel, while Democrats warned of many "unanswered questions" for the nominees. Read more: http://wapo.st/2FPJvDD. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2qiJ4dy Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

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