Senate confirms Haaland as first-ever Native American to serve in the Cabinet

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Debra Haaland made history on Monday when she became the first Native American to ever be confirmed by the U.S. Senate to hold a position in a president’s Cabinet. In a narrow 51-40 vote, senators confirmed Haaland, a New Mexico Democrat, to serve as secretary of Interior, where she will run … Continue reading Senate confirms Haaland as first-ever Native American to serve in the Cabinet