Says an assessment of past political interference with the Justice Department 'has to be done'
Most of the president-elect’s picks seem poised for easy votes – with a few exceptions.
But many exiting lawmakers also bring years of experience to the Obama administration.
Partisan divisions have gotten the US nowhere.
A bipartisan bill, introduced Tuesday, would keep Americans from being flooded with automated political phone calls.
The government aims for more spending, but in the past many saved their checks.