WASHINGTON, D.C. - Oklahoma 5th District Congressman Jim Bridenstine will be sworn-in as the next head of NASA Monday afternoon.  

On Thursday, the U.S. Senate confirmed Bridenstine as NASA's 13th administrator.

Vice President Mike Pence will lead the ceremony at the space agency's Washington headquarters which is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. central.

Afterward, both men will speak with astronauts living and working on the International Space Station.