An Acting Government For The Trump Administration

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NPR.org—Kirstjen Nielsen's departure from the Department of Homeland Security means that 15 of President Trump's Cabinet-level appointments have departed, a number far higher than in previous administrations.

Trump is running his administration like it’s ‘The Apprentice,’ with over a dozen people in 'acting' status at top positions who could go at any time. President Donald Trump's administration has seen a record level of turnover and he's dealt with it by filling up his Cabinet with people serving under a temporary, or "acting," status.  There have been 15 Cabinet-level departures from Trump's administration since January 2017.  The Departments of Interior, Defense, and Homeland Security now all have acting secretaries.  Trump has said he likes "acting" secretaries because of the flexibility it allows.  Lawmakers and experts are concerned about...