Billionaires, Generals, and White Supremacists: Donald Trump Introduces the Ship of State to Its New Crew. Gary LaMaster, Klaus von Stutterheim, and Steve Williamson look at President-Elect Trump’s picks for Cabinet and senior advisory positions. Compared to past administrations, this one appears to be stuffed with quite a rogue’s gallery of right-wing ideologues. Clearly, much of what we’ve gotten used to over the past decades about the operations of the Federal Government is going to change, and not for the better. Democratic Perspective takes a closer look at the individual appointees and their past records for clues about what we should expect from the new Trump Administration.
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I should have known that Elaine Chao is Senate Majority Mitch McConnell’s wife! Cronyism doesn’t get any more blatant than this – lots of dept. of transportation pork on its way to Kentucky.