Senate overwhelmingly confirms Nikki Haley as U.N. ambassador
The U.S. Senate officially confirmed Nikki Haley as the next ambassador to the United Nations Tuesday evening in a 96-4 vote.
Haley resigned as South Carolina’s Republican governor following the vote. Despite lacking strong foreign policy experience, Haley flew through her confirmation hearing last week. And she received well over the 51 votes needed to be confirmed Tuesday. – READ MORE