GOP Goons Force Health Expert Don Berwick to Withdraw

By: Wednesday November 23, 2011 2:00 pm

Donald Berwick, who’s been heading up efforts to improve Medicare service and lower costs, has withdrawn his nomination, another thoroughly competent, innocent victim of the Republican Goon Squad whose vicious efforts to destroy the concept of government in the public interest have no moral boundaries.

 

A Win for Warren? Mistaking a Nomination for an Appointment

By: Tuesday August 10, 2010 6:11 am

Given what happened with Department of Justice OLC nominee Dawn Johnsen, a rumored nomination is a long shot from getting the position. Proponents of Elizabeth Warren for Consumer Financial Protection Bureau would best be skeptical and refrain from celebration until Warren has been confirmed.

Another Obama Recess Appointment for Someone Not Named Johnsen

By: Wednesday July 7, 2010 7:45 am

Yet another recess appointment proves the sham and fraud that was the Obama White House handling of Dawn Johnsen’s nomination to head the Department of Justice Office of Legal Counsel.

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