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Response to Calista241 (Original post)

Tue Dec 13, 2016, 08:08 PM

5. Did obstructionism hurt the GOP?

and their obstructionism wasn't really even based (mostly) on rational concerns but rather out of a desire to prevent Obama from doing anything. There are serious concerns about almost all of Trump's nominees for perfectly legitimate reasons. Almost none of them should get a quick confirmation and should be scrutinized and potentially filibustered if warranted. We don't want Trump to be able to stock every major department with patently unqualified persons and/or persons violently opposed to the agency they are responsible for.

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