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Nominating the President 2020 (Seriously): Part 1 -- The Democrats

Mark Siegel | Posted 05.18.2016 | Politics
Mark Siegel

As the seemingly endless 2016 presidential nominating process at last comes to an end, it's a good time to evaluate what went right, what went wrong, and how each party's nominating process and delegate selection rules for the 2020 campaign might be improved. Let's start with the Democrats.

EEOC Champion of Vulnerable Workers Deserves Reconfirmation

Sharon M. Dietrich | Posted 01.31.2015 | Politics
Sharon M. Dietrich

P. David Lopez has served as the general counsel of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission since 2010. Along with several other more high profile Obama administration appointees, General Counsel Lopez faces a confirmation before the U.S. Senate, with a critical vote to take place early this week.

Barney Frank Blasts GOP 'Arsonists' For Blocking Obama Nominees

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.02.2011 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) sharply criticized Senate Republicans Friday for blocking President Barack Obama's nominees to head government agencies. ...