For me personally, this confirmation process and the drama it engendered has been a bit of a bear.>>
>> We've just come through one of the most bruising, divisive elections in modern times and that's okay. Even though I'm a grandmother, since this is my first day, I know I'm the newbie and I have a lot to learn.
I pledge to listen and learn from you and from stakeholders around our country. I hope to earn your trust and confidence as we work together.