Political appointees in every federal agency? (link)
In an executive order published last week in the Federal Register, Mr. Bush said that each agency must have a regulatory policy office run by a political appointee, to supervise the development of rules and documents providing … a gatekeeper in each agency to analyze the costs and the benefits of new rules and to make sure the agencies carry out the president’s priorities.
Making Light’s succinct comment (paraphrased): “There’s a word for this: Commissar.”
Too early in the morning for a political diatribe.