President-elect Donald Trump shakes hands with retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis, his pick to be defense secretary.
President-elect Donald Trump shakes hands with retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis, his pick to be defense secretary. Carolyn Kaster AP
President-elect Donald Trump shakes hands with retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis, his pick to be defense secretary. Carolyn Kaster AP

How Congress can respond to Trump’s Pentagon choice

December 02, 2016 7:35 PM