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Old 01-07-2017, 08:16 AM
SteveG1 is offline
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Van Nuys CA
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Originally Posted by Happy Fun Ball View Post
About 70% of ambassadors are career diplomats (Foreign Service Officers) and not political appointments. It is moronic to do what Trump is doing. Previous administrations have given temporary extensions to the FSOs while cutting loose the political appointees. Many of the FSOs were then reconfirmed or shuffled around.
Everything he does looks moronic. I'm thinking my vey first observation was correct... he is trying to dismantle and sabotage the government, set it up for a complete breakdown, so he and his cronies can do more looting and power grabbing.