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Linda McMahon Confirmation Hearing Set For Tuesday

Linda McMahon Confirmation Hearing Set For Tuesday

Linda McMahon's confirmation hearing for the top post in the Small Business Administration has been scheduled for Tuesday.

McMahon, 68, will appear before the Senate Small Business Committee beginning at 10:30 a.m. and is expected to be introduced by the two men she lost to in fierce U.S. Senate campaigns in 2010 and 2012: Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy.

President-elect Donald Trump named McMahon as his nominee to run the SBA in December, calling her a "phenomenal leader and champion for small business" who would "unleash America's entrepreneurial spirit all across the country."

A Republican from Greenwich, McMahon donated millions of...

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