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U.S. presidential appointments within the first 6 months of term 1989-2017, by status

Number of presidential appointments within the first six months of term in the United States from 1989 to 2017, by confirmation status

U.S. presidential appointments within the first 6 months of term 1989-2017, by status This statistic shows the number of presidential appointments made within the first six months of a first-term president's administration in the United States, from 1989 to 2017. Within the first six months of his presidency, Donald Trump had 50 of his 206 appointments confirmed by the Senate. In contrast, over the same period, Barack Obama had 203 of his 368 appointments confirmed. In total, there are over 1,200 presidential appointments that require Senate approval.
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Number of presidential appointments within the first six months of term in the United States from 1989 to 2017, by confirmation status

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This statistic shows the number of presidential appointments made within the first six months of a first-term president's administration in the United States, from 1989 to 2017. Within the first six months of his presidency, Donald Trump had 50 of his 206 appointments confirmed by the Senate. In contrast, over the same period, Barack Obama had 203 of his 368 appointments confirmed. In total, there are over 1,200 presidential appointments that require Senate approval.
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