COLUMBIA - The state Senate voted unanimously Thursday to confirm Janet P. Oakley as South Carolina's new secretary of transportation, according to a story at thestate.com.

Oakley was nominated in April by Gov. Nikki Haley after former Transportation Secretary Robert St. Onge was charged with drunken driving and resigned, according to The State's story.

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