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How House Republicans Could Allow President Trump to Make Recess Appointments

by Sam Wice — Thursday, Mar. 15, 2018@Wice_sam

President Trump has recently complained that Senate Democrats have prevented his nominees from getting confirmed.  Even though the Senate eliminated the 60-vote threshold to end a filibuster on a nominee, the Senate still requires 30 hours of debate before voting on the nominee.  While Republicans have been willing to devote 30 hours of floor time for higher-level […]