“Sacrifice to the confirmation gods.” – Left and Right team up to deny Neera Tanden head OMB spot
For once corporatist connections (Tanden was once head of the Center for American Progress, a Podesta shop) work AGAINST a nominee.
The Communications Director for GOP Senator John Cornyn of Texas announced that “Tanden stands zero chance of being confirmed” by the Senate.
Former Sanders campaign aide David Sirota hypothesized that “it is not a coincidence that they are putting Neera Tanden — the single biggest, most aggressive Bernie Sanders critic in the United States of America — specifically at OMB while Sanders is Senate Budget Committee chair.”
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