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Internut Donating Member (436 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-21-05 12:57 PM
Response to Reply #11
12. I don't think the Democrats in the Senate can "block" his appointment
Edited on Tue Jun-21-05 01:00 PM by Internut
after he is already recess-appointed. The only thing they can do is vote him down in the confirmation vote - and that would require the majority in the Senate.
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  -Frist just said No New Vote on Bolton Modem Butterfly  Jun-21-05 12:07 PM   #0 
  - Awww, Wittle Bill Fwist Doesn't Like Getting His Ass Handed to Him?  Beetwasher   Jun-21-05 12:08 PM   #1 
  - It lets Bush say 'they're not reasonable so, recess appointment'  Kagemusha   Jun-21-05 12:10 PM   #2 
     - Yup...  truebrit71   Jun-21-05 12:11 PM   #3 
     - Yeah, But Are Recess Appointments Permanent?  Beetwasher   Jun-21-05 12:12 PM   #4 
        - He'd be in until January 2007  Oreo   Jun-21-05 12:15 PM   #5 
        - The mind boggles, doesn't it?  Modem Butterfly   Jun-21-05 12:15 PM   #6 
        - Bush only needs him in there long enough to get his wars on  pie   Jun-21-05 12:17 PM   #7 
        - I may be wrong, but  Internut   Jun-21-05 12:47 PM   #10 
           - Nope, It's Not Pointless  Beetwasher   Jun-21-05 12:55 PM   #11 
              - I don't think the Democrats in the Senate can "block" his appointment  Internut   Jun-21-05 12:57 PM   #12 
                 - Nope, He'll Have to Go Through The Same Process  Beetwasher   Jun-21-05 01:11 PM   #13 
                    - You're missing my point -  Internut   Jun-21-05 01:15 PM   #14 
                       - I'm Not Sure About That  Beetwasher   Jun-21-05 01:17 PM   #15 
  - Protecting The Congress  davelyoung1   Jun-21-05 12:39 PM   #8 
  - Hi davelyoung1!!  newyawker99   Jun-21-05 03:39 PM   #16 
  - Say NO to a recess appointment!!!  LightningFlash   Jun-21-05 12:43 PM   #9 
 

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