As Secretary of Transportation nominee Elaine Chao testifies at her confirmation hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee, her father, James Chao, and her husband, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, listen.
As Secretary of Transportation nominee Elaine Chao testifies at her confirmation hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee, her father, James Chao, and her husband, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, listen. Zach Gibson AP
As Secretary of Transportation nominee Elaine Chao testifies at her confirmation hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee, her father, James Chao, and her husband, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, listen. Zach Gibson AP

In confirmation hearing, Chao is surrounded by family and friends, some of them senators

January 11, 2017 3:59 PM

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