Wednesday, February 22, 2017 3:31 pm
Coats' confirmation hearing set for Tuesday
Brian Francisco | The Journal Gazette
The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee will have a confirmation hearing next week for President Donald Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence, former Indiana senator Dan Coats.
Committe Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Vice Chairman Mark Warner announced Wednesday that the open hearing will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Dirksen Senate Office Building. Coats had been a member of the Intelligence Committee until he left the Senate early this year after not seeking re-election to the Senate in 2016.