Dean Baker for Truthout: Congress could put a stop to this abuse of the authority to appoint "acting" heads of agencies. But Republicans in Congress don't really care much about the Constitution because rich people want tax cuts.
With President Trump in trouble, his allies argue that the entire Robert Mueller investigation is a grand conspiracy. Will anyone buy their accusations?
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Norman Solomon is cofounder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include War Made Easy: How Presidents and Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death.