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CNN's Tracker of Biden's confirmations thus far: (Original Post) marmar Jan 2021 OP
Unlike most of Trump's exboyfil Jan 2021 #1
Only 3 out of 23. 7 Bush nominees were confirmed on Day 1. SunSeeker Jan 2021 #2
should go faster now that schumer has control of committees per power sharing agreement nt msongs Jan 2021 #3

exboyfil

(17,894 posts)
1. Unlike most of Trump's
Tue Jan 26, 2021, 02:28 PM
Jan 2021

Biden's are actually qualified. Many are former Deputies of the Departments they have been nominated to or have received prior Senate approval for other positions (like Garland).

SunSeeker

(52,449 posts)
2. Only 3 out of 23. 7 Bush nominees were confirmed on Day 1.
Tue Jan 26, 2021, 02:33 PM
Jan 2021

But Bush was not barred from transition and pre-inaugeration nominee hearings like Biden was.

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