Sometimes you just can’t rely on that confounded Constitution. Sticky, uncomfortable work, that.
Yes, he’s a buffoon. (He’s going to embarass us, no doubt.) Yes, it ought to be sitting in Levenworth, not the Senate. Yes, his appointment will sail through.
Politcis being what they are, I’m waiting for the other shoe to drop. IOW, is he being allowed to sail through because there’s a much worse candidate for another appointment whom the R’s, (maybe even D’s), wish to oppose? Hagel, possibly; but I was thinking of someone unknown to us yet.
(Btw, Doesn’t Paul Ryan remind you of Patrick Duffy?)