Vice President-elect Mike Pence is welcomed at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, by House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. following a closed-door meeting with the GOP caucus. (AP/J. Scott Applewhite)

How Republicans Plan To Distract From Critical Confirmation Hearings

Six confirmation hearings, Trump presser, and ‘vote-o-rama’ all scheduled for same day.