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Status of key presidential appointments

USTR
OFFICE/POSITION NOMINEE/SELECTION CONFIRMATION DATE NOTES/COJ
USTR Robert Lighthizer   Finance
Deputy USTR 1     Finance
Deputy USTR 2     Finance
Deputy USTR (Geneva)     Finance
Chief Ag Negotiator     Finance
General Counsel     No vote needed
COMMERCE
OFFICE/POSITION NOMINEE/SELECTION CONFIRMATION DATE NOTES/COJ
Secretary Wilbur Ross Senate floor vote Feb. 27 Approved, Commerce, Jan. 24
Deputy Secretary Todd Ricketts   Commerce
Under Secretary for Export Administration     Commerce
Under Secretary for International Trade     Commerce
Assistant Secretary for Export Administration     Commerce
TREASURY
OFFICE/POSITION NOMINEE/SELECTION CONFIRMATION DATE NOTES/COJ
Secretary Steven Mnuchin Feb. 13, 53-47 Vote Approved, Finance, Feb. 1
Deputy Secretary     Finance
Under Secretary for Domestic Finance     Finance
Under Secretary for International Affairs     Finance
WHITE HOUSE
OFFICE/POSITION NOMINEE/SELECTION CONFIRMATION DATE NOTES/COJ
Chair - Council of Economic Advisors     Commerce
Director of Trade and Industrial Policy Peter Navarro   N/A
USDA
OFFICE/POSITION NOMINEE/SELECTION CONFIRMATION DATE NOTES/COJ
Secretary Sonny Perdue   Ag
United States Deputy Secretary of Agriculture     Ag
STATE
OFFICE/POSITION NOMINEE/SELECTION CONFIRMATION DATE NOTES/COJ
Secretary Rex Tillerson Feb. 1, 56-43 Vote Approved, Foreign Relations, Jan. 23
LABOR
OFFICE/POSITION NOMINEE/SELECTION CONFIRMATION DATE NOTES/COJ
Secretary Alexander Acosta    
Deputy Undersecretary for International Affairs      

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