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How the Trump Administration Is Working
to Clean Up the Messes It Inherited

Weekly Standard, by Charles Sauer

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 4/21/2017 4:45:32 AM

Like a bachelor before a date, the Obama administration rushed around during the transition hiding dirty laundry for the incoming administration. And now, almost 100 days in, the Trump team is still working to find and undo a handful of underreported bureaucratic messes left behind. The Obama administration was on cruise control before the election because almost everyone in the president’s circle was sure that Hillary Clinton would win. However, as reality set in, the president and his team rushed through a series of regulatory measures, leaving behind a a few dirty socks for the Trump administration to pick up. In fact,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: F15 Gork, 4/21/2017 6:10:56 AM     (No. 11228765)

When the dust settles after WWIII, two things will crawl out of the rubble - cockroaches and democrats.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dman, 4/21/2017 10:26:27 AM     (No. 11228969)

One thing the Trump Administration is not doing to clean up the Obama mess is using recess appointments to displace Obama holdovers. The Easter recess window closes on Monday.

Opportunity lost. Someone should be fired for this oversight if not deliberate undermining.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: watashiyo, 4/21/2017 11:37:03 AM     (No. 11229042)

Tweet, publish, and report every single Doorknob Hussein´s dirt, left under his administration!!!! This sack of NOTHING intentionally was destroying AMERICA for eight years.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: broken01, 4/21/2017 12:05:56 PM     (No. 11229070)

With an industrial strength Dyson vacuum cleaner.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 4/21/2017 4:21:17 PM     (No. 11229400)

This is why the president should be forbidden from implementing policy immediately after the election has been certified. The waiting until January 21st is stupid, a date likely chosen prior to modern certification technology and modes of transportation in order to accommodate notification of the masses of the results. The Democrats are totally dishonorable, and will always choose to subvert and undermine the incoming president when that person is a Republican.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Ida lil, 4/21/2017 8:55:07 PM     (No. 11229698)

Wrong Idea--If P. Trump used the recess to stack the deck he would be as crooked as the progressives( do ´t call them Democrats it gives them some traditional standing.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Ben Around, 4/22/2017 9:37:39 PM     (No. 11230549)


It is something the previous republican administrations (the bushes) failed to do. Failure to clean out all the clinton cronies led to 9 - 11 and sonny boy bush expanded the government significantly.

If Trump can just clean out the trash left by previous administrations that will be a significant accomplishment.

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