Anyone??? Anyone have any ideas?
Oh. They have to been advised and consented by the Senate?
There hasn't been much in the way of filibustering appointees, so the new person should sail right through. I wonder who that will be?
Seems that Gen. Shinseki has finally realized that the civilian employees are without honor and, with his massive experience, could have started walking through VA Offices, lopping heads off as he went.
We're on a bridge with a monster at the end and they've just thrown the only guy with weapons off the bridge because he hadn't yet drawn his sword.
“For 28 days.
Senator Franken wasn't sworn in until July.
There were several CongressFolk too ill and/or being investigated to vote on issues.
Senator Kennedy died his replacement Senator Brown from MA was sworn in Feb 4, 2010.
So, Mid July 2009 to Feb 4, 2010:
Summer break, autumn, winter break.
So say, Sept and October, 8 weeks, they work 3 days per week, 24 days.”
“Not using as much electricity is good because of less generation but I was talking about the generating plants spewing so2 and no2 which turns into sulfuric and nitric acid downwind. The mercury isn't good for us either.”
You got someone better lined up that the GOP won't sit on?
How long will the new person need to come up to speed?
Freaking knee jerk reactionaries.”
Newthron on May 28, 2014 at 23:31:51
“I'm..meanwhile. happy and proud that you are all awaken and aware of the republican disgusting and repulsive tactics. Save millions that will go to billionaires who do not need them at the expense of those who serve and have served and sacrificed all for their dishonest stand on true patriotism. SHAME ON THEM ALL!!!!!”