Grassley blocks Solomont nomination over firing of Americorps Inspector General Walpin

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2009 by Robert Stacy McCain The Other McCain

You get busy, you miss something:

Republican Sen. Charles Grassley has blocked the ambassadorial nomination of Alan Solomont, currently chairman of the board of the government agency that oversees AmeriCorps, in retaliation for what Grassley says is the administration’s stonewalling of Congress over documents […]