CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Washington insiders expect Mayor Anthony Foxx s confirmation vote to become a member of President Obama s cabinet to happen next week.

The U.S. Senate has to approve the president s nominations.

North Carolina Senator Kay Hagan told NBC Charlotte Friday Foxx impressed her colleagues during his hearing.

Senator Rockefeller told me later, who is chair of that committee, never have I had anybody come out of that with just such a great job. He came out of that with a unanimous vote, she said.

Hagan believes Foxx will be confirmed before Congress leaves for the Fourth of July holiday.

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