House Democrats pushing for Rep. Debra Haaland to be first Native American Cabinet secretary

Several House Democrats are pushing President-elect Joe Biden to nominate Democratic New Mexico Congresswoman Debra Haaland for interior secretary. If selected and approved, she would be the first Native American in history to serve in a Cabinet secretary position. Julian Brave NoiseCat, vice president of policy and strategy at Data for Progress, joined "CBSN AM" to discuss.

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Confirmation hearings underway for Joe Biden's cabinet picks.

Confirmation hearings underway for Joe Biden's cabinet picks.

Five of president-elect Joe Biden's cabinet picks began their confirmation hearings Tuesday as the Trump administration prepares to leave office. But there is some fear that a minority group of Republicans may try to slow the process down. CBS New...

Biden bids emotional farewell to Delaware before leaving for inauguration.

Biden bids emotional farewell to Delaware before leaving for inauguration.

A visibly emotional President-elect Joe Biden bid goodbye to his home state of Delaware at a National Guard center named for his late son, the day before he is sworn in as the 46th president of the United States. Watch his remarks. CBSN is CBS New...

Trump to issue pardons on last full day in office

Trump to issue pardons on last full day in office

President Trump is expected to announce a slew of pardons and commutations on his final full day in office Tuesday, before flying to Florida on Wednesday morning. CBS News senior national correspondent Ben Tracy joins CBSN to discuss the president...

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McConnell says Trump  «provoked»  deadly Capitol attack.

McConnell says Trump «provoked» deadly Capitol attack.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is directly accusing President Trump of provoking his supporters to attack the U.S. Capitol on January 6th. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joins CBSN with more on McConnell's comments a...

Study: More children hospitalized due to COVID-19

Study: More children hospitalized due to COVID-19

Studies show more children are going to the hospital to be treated for severe COVID-19 symptoms, and others aren't able to access mental health services they'd normally receive at school. Dr. Dyan Hes, founder of Gramercy Pediatrics in New York Ci...