Presidents make recess appointments usually in the hundreds over their term. President Obama is special. He has made 32, less than 20 percent of his predecessors.
The Senate Republicans found a way to obstruct those appointments as they decide never to recess. One senator claps the gavel each day once to open and seconds later, once to close. Thus the Senate remains in session perpetually.
As an American, I choose candidates by their quality – not their color. I choose them by their competence – not their color. I choose them by their intelligence – not their color. These past six years have shown the worst of us. Ele ... continue reading »