Diplomatic Appointments - No "Change" here.
No "Change" here. It looks like the same old system for diplomatic appointments, only on steroids.
Top Obama fundraisers get posts
Fredreka Schouten, USA Today, Oct 28 2009
Obama has named 54 fundraisers to government positions. An analysis by the more than half of the ambassadors named by Obama so far are political appointees, said Susan Johnson , president of the association. An appointment is considered political if it does not go to a career diplomat in the State Department. That’s a rate higher than any president in more than four decades, the group’s data show, although that could change as the White House fills more openings. ..............., the diplomats’ union, found that
(See the entire article for names , amounts raised and appointments)