CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee's confirmation hearing for Rex Tillerson to be secretary of State.
WASHINGTON, Jan 11- President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, said on Wednesday he favored maintaining current U.S. sanctions against Russia for now and that NATO allies were right to be alarmed by Moscow's growing aggression. But Tillerson's support for a more assertive policy toward Russia than Trump has espoused was...
WASHINGTON, Jan 11- President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, said on Wednesday he favored maintaining current U.S. sanctions against Russia for now and said NATO allies were right to be alarmed by Moscow's aggression, but he refrained from calling Russian President Vladimir Putin a war criminal. Relations with Russia...
WASHINGTON, Jan 11- Russia's actions during the U.S. presidential election and its behavior toward Ukraine dominated the confirmation hearing of Rex Tillerson, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for secretary of state, as senators pressed him on Wednesday on how he would deal with aggression from Moscow. In prepared opening remarks, Tillerson said Moscow...
The secretary of State nominee was pressed on the issue by Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, who ran against Donald Trump for the GOP nomination.
Donald Trump has made it clear that he wants to build closer ties with Russia. But is his own party is on board with the pivot? Vox reports.
The former Exxon Mobil CEO's hearing could be highly contentious, based on scathing responses to his selection by some Senate Democrats.
WASHINGTON, Dec 13- U.S. Senate Democrats plan to enlist accountants and legal experts to pore through the business records of Exxon Mobil Chief Executive Rex Tillerson, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for secretary of state, Democratic aides said. Tillerson could face a rocky confirmation process, given concerns among both Democrats and Republicans...
WASHINGTON, Dec 13- President-elect Donald Trump announced Exxon Mobil Corp Chief Executive Officer Rex Tillerson as his choice for U.S. secretary of state on Tuesday, despite concerns from lawmakers in both political parties over the oilman's ties to Russia. Some lawmakers raised concerns about Tillerson's relationship with Moscow.
Rex Tillerson, Trump's pick for secretary of State, faces questions about his ties with Russia's Vladimir Putin.
The biggest defeat of Donald Trump's early presidency revealed a lack of a mandate and a lack of numbers. NBC News reports.
The Trump rally appears to be fading rapidly but former Washington insider Stephen Myrow says there are several reasons why it's not over yet.
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Hundreds of Russians, including President Putin’s main political opponent Alexei Navalny, were arrested Sunday after anti-corruption protests.
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