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There is no political advantage for either party in blocking their confirmations.

Fix the broken executive branch nomination process. Really.

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Oct 24, 2013
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Too much vetting makes for a government that doesn't function well.

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Jul 18, 2013
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