Nussle confirmation in doubt as House Dems recall tenure as Budget chairman

Schor, Elana; Swanson, Ian
June 2007
Hill;6/28/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 79, p6
The article reports that the nomination of former U.S. Congressman Jim Nussle as White House budget director maybe imperiled as House Democrats recall his tenure as budget chairman of the lower chamber. Senate Budget Committee Chairman Kent Conrad related the Nussle's nomination is in difficulty because the are people who does not want him confirmed. Meanwhile, supporters of Nussle are questioning whether the Democrats are intentionally slowing down the confirmation.


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