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  1. Senate confirms Trumpa s choice for Air Force secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Republic

    The Senate has confirmed Heather Wilson as Air Force secretary, making her President Donald Trump's first service secretary nominee to be approved by the GOP-led chamber after fits and starts for several others. Senators voted 76-22 Monday to approve Wilson, who represented New Mexico in the House before becoming a defense industry consultant.

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  2. US Senate confirms Heather Wilson as Donald Trump's Air Force secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Indian Express

    A graduate of the US Air Force Academy and former Rhodes scholar, Wilson, 56, has been president of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology since 2013. The US Senate easily confirmed Heather Wilson, a former Republican member of the House of Representatives, on Monday to be President Donald Trump's secretary of the Air Force.

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  3. J&J discloses probe related to arthritis drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | UnionLeader.com

    ... morning and departs on the morning of Monday, May 8. The Senate easily confirmed New Hampshire native Heather Wilson, a former Republican member of the House of Representatives, on Monday to be President Donald Trump's secretary of the Air Force. ...

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  4. Officer rescues ducklings from sewer grateRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | UnionLeader.com

    ... morning and departs on the morning of Monday, May 8. The Senate easily confirmed New Hampshire native Heather Wilson, a former Republican member of the House of Representatives, on Monday to be President Donald Trump's secretary of the Air Force. - ...

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  5. Confirmation vote for Trump's Air Force nominee set for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    A hold that was temporarily placed on former New Mexico Rep. Heather Wilson's nomination to become U.S. Air Force secretary has been removed. A Democratic senator had put the brakes on Wilson's nomination, according to a report in Defense News.

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  6. Senate to vote Monday on Trump's Air Force secretary nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    Heather Wilson, a former New Mexico congresswoman and Air Force veteran, was approved a month ago by a Senate committee , and if confirmed by the full chamber, could be the first administration appointee to take a seat at the Pentagon since Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was confirmed in January. The Trump administration has been slow to fill seats and some other defense nominees have dropped out after being unable to clear ethics hurdles.

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  7. Report: Heather Wilson's Air Force nomination hits snagRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    A Democratic senator has put the brakes on former New Mexico Rep. Heather Wilson's nomination to become U.S. Air Force secretary, according to a report in Defense News. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Armed Services Committee, told the military trade publication this week that legislators need to "work through" questions about Wilson's nomination before she can receive a confirmation vote.

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  8. Trump's Army secretary nominee in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... confirm any Pentagon officials below Defense Secretary James Mattis. The nomination of former Republican Rep. Heather Wilson of New Mexico for Air Force secretary is pending on the Senate floor. When Green was nominated, Mattis expressed his ...

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  9. Outlook: A Spending Deadline and a Search for Health-Bill VotesRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | National Journal

    ... September. The Senate could also turn to confirming the nominations of former New Mexico Republican Rep. Heather Wilson and Scott Gottlieb, President Trump's respective picks to serve as secretary of the Air Force and Food and Drug Administration ...

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  10. What Donald Trump learned in his first 100 days, and how that will inform the rest of his presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... Trump: McCain spent time Thursday in the halls of the Senate trying to persuade Democrats to stop blocking Heather Wilson, a person who Trump picked two months ago to be Air Force secretary. Consider some highlights from the past week: His ...

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  11. Scholar whose work was used to justify Palestinian terror tapped to head US air forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    US President Donald Trump's pick to head the Pentagon's Air Force Department has argued that national liberation movements may be justified in resorting to force, an interpretation of international law that has been used by critics of Israel to support actions by Palestinian terrorists. Heather Wilson's 1988 book "International Law and the Use of Force by National Liberation Movements" argues that militant action is justified when used by liberation movements attempting to throw off the yoke of colonialism, while force should not be employed to suppress such movements.

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  12. Albuquerque city councilor seeks US House seat as DemocratRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... for governor in 2018 elections. Democrats have represented New Mexico's first congressional district since Heather Wilson left the office in 2009. Wilson has been nominated to serve as Air Force secretary by President Donald Trump KRQE.com provides ...

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  13. City councilor announces bid for CongressRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... that, a Republican held the congressional seat -- Manuel Lujan from 1969-89, Steve Schiff from 1989-1998, and Heather Wilson from 1998-2009. The seat was vacant for three months in 1998.

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  14. Trump's Pentagon nominees head to Senate, but they bring baggageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... he said he would keep politics out of his service as secretary. Friedman said Air Force Secretary nominee Heather Wilson, who is a former congresswoman, and Deputy Defense Secretary nominee Pat Shanahan are likely to pass a Senate floor vote with a ...

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  15. 'You lie!': Constituents just used Rep. Joe Wilson's own line against himRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Washington Post

    At Rep. Joe Wilson's April 10 town hall, the crowd yelled "you lie" at Wilson, who shouted those same words at President Obama during a joint session of Congress in 2009. The original moment came during then-President Barack Obama's speech to Congress in 2009 as he was talking about health reforms.

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  16. LGBT advocates launch effort to block Trump's 'appalling' Army secretary nomineeRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Donald Trump 's nominee for Air Force secretary. The GOP -led panel voted 22-5 Wednesday to favorably report Heather Wilson's nomination to the full Senate for consideration. Wilson, a former member of Congress, faced sharp criticism... The Senate ...

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  17. Senate Panel Advances Trump's Air Force Secretary PickRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Fox News

    The Senate Armed Services Committee on Wednesday advanced President Donald Trump's pick to be the next secretary of the Air Force. The panel, headed by Sen. John McCain, a Republican from Arizona, voted 22-5 to confirm Heather Wilson, a former congresswoman and Air Force Academy graduate, to the position.

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  18. Senate panel approves Trump's Air Force secretary pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Hill

    The Senate Armed Services Committee on Wednesday approved former New Mexico Rep. Heather Wilson to serve as secretary of the Air Force. Senators voted 22-5 following an executive session to approve Wilson to serve as the top civilian official in the Air Force, sending her nomination to the full Senate.

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  19. Trump Likely to Nominate Anti-LGBT Tenn. Lawmaker as Army SecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Advocate

    ... who serve have the support they need and deserve." Trump's nominee for Air Force secretary , former U.S. Rep. Heather Wilson, has also created concerns among LGBT advocates. Wilson, who is currently awaiting confirmation, had a strongly anti-LGBT ...

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  20. SecAF nominee testifies before CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Aerotech News And Review

    Secretary of the Air Force nominee Heather Wilson testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee, as a part of the confirmation process March 30, 2017, in Washington, D.C. In her opening statement, Wilson said, "We have the liberty to enjoy our blessings because thousands of America's best citizens volunteer to protect the rest of us." Heather Wilson testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee during her confirmation hearing for secretary of the Air Force in Washington, D.C., March 30, 2017.

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