The nominee for Treasury Secretary, Janet Yellen, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Monday on a vote of 84 to 15. Senate leaders are still working through organizational rules for the new Congress and that’s delaying the confirmation process for others. National Farmers Union President Rob Larew told the Red River Farm Network the Cabinet picks for EPA, USDA and U.S. Trade Representative could move through the Senate on a similar timeframe.
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