Trump never picked nominees for 150 Senate-confirmed positions

Donald Trump.
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President Trump's executive branch is still very empty, and that's not just because a massive number of his nominees have resigned.

We're two years into Trump's presidency, and nearly a quarter of the approximately 1,200 executive spots that require Senate confirmation are still sitting empty. The Washington Post and the Partnership for Public Service have been tracking about 700 of those positions, and found in an analysis published Monday that 275 of them are still unfilled.

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