Coats, 73, is a traditional conservative from Indiana who just finished a six-year term in the U.S. Senate. He was also a U.S. ambassador to Germany for Republican President George W. Bush.
Democratic leaders met with Obama on Capitol Hill to discuss how they can protect the law and accused Republicans of wanting rip apart the American healthcare system.
Sonny Perdue founded a founded a grain and fertilizer business and became Georgia's first Republican since 1871.
"We will not expel anyone," Putin said in a statement, adding that Russia reserved the right to retaliate.
Donald Trump said telecommunications group Sprint Corp and a U.S. satellite company OneWeb will be bringing 8,000 jobs to the United States.
Trump's tax reform will depend partly on the work of an obscure congressional committee tasked with estimating how much future economic growth will result from tax cuts.
President-elect cannot legally shutter the foundation while it is under investigation, New York attorney general's office says.
It is a signal of how Trump plans to elevate a crackdown on competitors in the world market.
The founder of Virtu Financial is an Army veteran and owner of the NHL's Florida Panthers.
Congressman Mick Mulvaney of South Carolina, who must face Senate confirmation, says the administration "will restore budgetary and fiscal sanity back."
Trump's transition team has said the cabinet is intended to be a mix of experienced Washington hands and newcomers
By tradition, anything the president says is regarded as U.S. policy.
Trump previously unveiled a list of 21 conservative jurists he would consider for the job.
It remains unclear where Zinke would stand on opening up more federal lands to increased drilling and mining.
Republicans and Democrats said Tillerson would be asked about his ties to Russia.
Donald Trump is expected to meet with Carly Fiorina on Monday.
During his presidential campaign, Trump vowed to levy a punitive 45-percent tariff on Chinese goods and label Beijing a currency manipulator.
Trump hammered Goldman Sachs and its Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein during the presidential campaign.
Andy Puzder, the executive behind Carl's Jr. and Hardee's fast-food chains, has frequently argued higher minimum wages would hurt workers.
Trump is expected to pick Andrew Puzder as labor secretary.