Rex Tillerson outlines US aid vision, with few commitments to climate change and health, during Senate hearings

President-elect Donald Trump's selection for secretary of state touched on the Millennium Challenge Corp., PEPFAR, USAID and other issues during the Wednesday Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing.

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  • Amy Lieberman

    Amy Lieberman is the U.N. Correspondent for Devex. She covers the United Nations and reports on global development and politics. Amy previously worked as a freelance reporter, covering the environment, human rights, immigration, and health across the U.S. and in more than 10 countries, including Colombia, Mexico, Nepal, and Cambodia. Her coverage has appeared in the Guardian, the Atlantic, Slate, and the Los Angeles Times. A native New Yorker, Amy received her master’s degree in politics and government from Columbia’s School of Journalism.