April 20, 2017 by Chris Kite
Republican President and serial liar Donald Trump recently said, “They’ll say, why isn’t Trump doing this faster? You can’t do it faster, because they’re obstructing. They’re obstructionists.”
There is some truth that Democrats have somewhat slowed down some nominees, but as of April 12, there were 478 out of 553 key positions requiring senate confirmation that have no nominees yet. In other words, he has not nominated people for over 86% of senate confirmed positions!