Nominations Hearing

November 10, 2020


253 Russell Senate Office Building

U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, will convene a nominations hearing at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 10, 2020. The hearing will consider presidential nominations to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Department of Commerce, and Federal Communications Commission.

Click here for additional information on nominees.


  • Dr. Greg Autry, of California, to be Chief Financial Officer of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • Mr. Daniel Huff, of Massachusetts, to be Assistant Secretary of the Department of Commerce
  • Mr. Nathan Simington, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Communications Commission

*Witness list subject to change

Hearing Details:

Tuesday, November 10, 2020
2:30 p.m.
Full Committee Hearing

This hearing will take place in the Russell Senate Office Building 253. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on

*In order to maintain physical distancing as advised by the Office of the Attending Physician, seating for credentialed press will be limited throughout the course of the hearing. Due to current limited access to the Capitol complex, the general public is encouraged to view this hearing via the live stream.


Majority Statement

  • Chairman Roger Wicker

Witness Panel 1

  • Dr. Greg Autry

    to be Chief Financial Officer
    National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • Mr. Daniel Huff

    to be Assistant Secretary
    Department of Commerce
    Huff Testimony.pdf (109.48 KB)
  • Mr. Nathan Simington

    to be a Member
    Federal Communications Commission