I mean, you sound like it. We need a change. Thank you, friend. But he is the governor of Alabama. And his ongoing lurid sex scandal continues to be one of the weirder side bar stories in American politics right now. You might remember the tapes.
The President intends to designate Don J. Wright of Virginia to serve as Acting Secretary, effective at p. Around 4 PM Washington D. Price had flown on private and charter planes so often — two dozen times just since May, including a trip in which he had lunch with his son and another to get him from Washington to Philadelphia, which is spitting distance away and easily reached by commercial plane, train, or car.
The Rachel Maddow Show, Transcript 9/29/17 PR still without power
Thank you, my friend. Have a nice weekend. All right. It started very early on.
Within a hour period Tuesday and Wednesday, three of the most controversial and quite possibly the least qualified of these nominees paraded across the screen in a cavalcade of misstatements, lapses of judgment, conflicts of interest and from time to time spectacular displays of ignorance and insensitivity. Where to begin? Our pick is Betsy DeVos, the nominee to be education secretary, whose energies and considerable family wealth have been devoted to promoting privately run charter schools at the expense of traditional public schools in her home state, Michigan. She refused multiple times to agree that traditional public and charter schools should be held to the same level of accountability. She seemed unaware of some of the basic functions of the education department.