Will Republicans shut down the government over this nominee?
I don't imagine that he has much input in these things. As I've said, when Progressive Insurance needs to make a big decision, they don't ask Flo.
President Defacto Jarrett is much more likely the author of this travesty.
Quod scripsi, scripsi
As for nominating a governor for the position, I seriously doubt an acting Governor would level such a job just to hold a federal job without the perks that come with living in the Governor's Mansion.
"A fair exchange ain't no robbery." Tupac Shakur w/Digital Underground
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
Alexis de Tocqueville