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APNewsBreak: Several Trump picks' ethics reviews incomplete

FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2016, file photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. The government's ethics office says several of President-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet choices have not completed a review to avoid conflicts of interest even as Senate Republicans move rapidly to hold at least nine confirmation hearings next week. In a letter to Senate leaders, Walter Shaub, the director of the Office of Government Ethics, described the current status of several nominees, many of whom are billionaires and millionaires, in the ethics process and expressed concern about the lack of ethics reviews just days from committee hearings. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The government’s ethics office says several of President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet choices haven’t completed a review to avoid conflicts of interest — even as Senate Republicans move quickly to hold at least nine confirmation hearings next week.

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