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Confirmations

  1. 2018 midterms
    Democratic House, Republican Senate Now the Likeliest Midterm ScenarioHere’s what a newly divided government would mean.
  2. From Impeachment to SCOTUS, Republicans Scramble for Ways to Rev Up the BaseFrom possible SCOTUS openings to impeachment to deep state conspiracies, the GOP is trying to get conservative voters psyched out of their skulls.
  3. What the Midterms Would Look Like If Clinton Had WonThe silver lining of Trump’s presidential win for Democrats is that their party is facing a good, not a potentially disastrous, midterm election.
  4. Senate Democrats Let a Big Bunch of Trump Nominations Go Through TodayDemocrats had slowed down confirmations of Trump nominees to protest the Senate’s handling of health care legislation. Today they gave it a rest.
  5. Ashton Carter Is Your New Secretary of DefenseThe Senate easily confirmed the president’s nomination.
  6. James Comey Confirmed As FBI Director Over Rand Paul’s Lone ‘No’ VotePaul released his hold on the nomination.
  7. confirmations
    The Nicki Minaj Reality Show Will Be More of a MiniseriesBut it’s confirmed.
  8. confirmations
    Javier Bardem Will Definitely Be the Villain in Next James BondHe should match up nicely with Daniel Craig.
  9. Obama Nominees Confirmed by SenateStalling had led to Obama making threats of recess appointments.
  10. Obama’s Labor Secretary Nominee Has Tax IssuesWell, her husband. Still, though, come on.
  11. early and often
    Tom Daschle Didn’t Realize He Had to Pay Taxes on That, EitherHere we go again …