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  1. No Caesar Thatcher
    No Caesar
    @NoCaesar

    Peter Thiel – Commerce

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  2. Mister D Member
    Mister D
    @MisterD

    I Walton: Cruz his second appointment to the court to to replace Ginsburg or any of the liberals, just to watch all the heads explode.

    Three Four benefits to a Cruz appointment over anyone else:

    1. It will help heal the party.
    2. The Senate will be so happy to be rid of him, he’ll sail through the nominating process.
    3. His arrival to the Court will likely spur mass retirements.
    4. It will irritate the hell out of the left for decades to come.
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  3. She Member
    She
    @She

    I. M. Fine:As difficult on some levels as it may be, Trump would do well to reach out to at least one (or more) of the primary candidates he beat. This would be a good first step to begin to consolidate the party and build bridges. I would nominate Carly Fiorina for either treasury or commerce.

    I think it would be great if he found a place for her, although I’d really like someone with some technology smarts looking at the “cyber.”

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  4. Mister D Member
    Mister D
    @MisterD

    Jim Geraghty for EPA.

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  5. Mister D Member
    Mister D
    @MisterD

    She:

    I. M. Fine:As difficult on some levels as it may be, Trump would do well to reach out to at least one (or more) of the primary candidates he beat. This would be a good first step to begin to consolidate the party and build bridges. I would nominate Carly Fiorina for either treasury or commerce.

    I think it would be great if he found a place for her, although I’d really like someone with some technology smarts looking at the “cyber.”

    She supposedly wants head of the NRC. Let her have it.

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  6. Amy Schley Moderator
    Amy Schley
    @AmySchley

    James Gawron:MamaT,

    Amazing that nobody hasn’t already said it. Rudy Giuliani for AG. Before becoming mayor of NYC he was a tough federal prosecutor who was very good at “high profile” cases.

    Regards,

    Jim

    I’m putting my money on Kris Kobach for AG, actually. Kobach was one of Trump’s early endorsements and has been invaluable in drafting voter ID and state immigration legislation. He’s a Harvard, Yale, and Oxford grad, Secretary of State of Kansas, and ambitious as sin.

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  7. Andy Blanco Inactive
    Andy Blanco
    @AndyBlanco

    Oh and if we must have a Dept. of Education: Dr. Larry Arnn.

    Energy: Harold Hamm

    Agriculture: Sid Miller

    Homeland: David Clarke

    Defense: Carly Fiorina

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  8. Andy Blanco Inactive
    Andy Blanco
    @AndyBlanco

    No Caesar: Peter Thiel – Commerce

    This is a great idea!

    • #68
  9. Andy Blanco Inactive
    Andy Blanco
    @AndyBlanco

    Mitch Daniels should be HHS to repeal Obamacare and replace

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  10. FreeWifiDuringSermon Inactive
    FreeWifiDuringSermon
    @FreeWifiDuringSermon

    She: I think it would be great if he found a place for her, although I’d really like someone with some technology smarts looking at the “cyber.”

    We must be strong with our “cyber.” The cyber is very important.

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  11. ctlaw Coolidge
    ctlaw
    @ctlaw

    Richard Fulmer:Richard Epstein for Attorney General or SCOTUS

    Gun grabber.

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  12. No Caesar Thatcher
    No Caesar
    @NoCaesar

    Mike Lee as the next Supreme Court Justice.  He has the chops and the temperament.  He is a true Constitutionalist.  And Utah can be relied on to send another Republican to replace him in the Senate.

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  13. No Caesar Thatcher
    No Caesar
    @NoCaesar

    Jindal for HHS.  It’s familiar territory for him and replacing Obamacare is going to be a big task.  He has the abilities to do it.

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  14. RyanFalcone Member
    RyanFalcone
    @RyanFalcone

    Is Rudy G. qualified for AG?

    Milo in front of the press would be outrageous. The press would be utterly intimidated the second the walked into the room.

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  15. ctlaw Coolidge
    ctlaw
    @ctlaw

    RyanFalcone:Is Rudy G. qualified for AG?

    Milo in front of the press would be outrageous. The press would be utterly intimidated the second the walked into the room.

    The only thing seeming to disqualify Rudy would be medical condition. He is not seeming to age well.

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  16. Richard Young Inactive
    Richard Young
    @RichardYoung

    Certainly  Giuliani for AG.

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  17. Richard Fulmer Inactive
    Richard Fulmer
    @RichardFulmer

    Bobby Jindal for Department of Education.  He has done a good job in this area for Louisiana.

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  18. Amy Schley Moderator
    Amy Schley
    @AmySchley

    ctlaw:

    RyanFalcone:Is Rudy G. qualified for AG?

    Milo in front of the press would be outrageous. The press would be utterly intimidated the second the walked into the room.

    The only thing seeming to disqualify Rudy would be medical condition. He is not seeming to age well.

    And he’s 72. Even if he’s not knocking on death’s door, a cabinet position is a heck of a lot of stress for a man that old, even if perfectly healthy.

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  19. Lazy_Millennial Inactive
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    @LazyMillennial

    Regarding Lee and Cruz for Supreme Court- I’d really like Lee to stay in the Senate pitching ideas. He’s the best we’ve got there in terms of proposing lots of conservative solutions that would make the country better. For Scalia’s seat, find someone Cruz, Lee, Thomas, and Alito agree on.

    Save Cruz for when we need a “Harriet Myer.” Imagine the FUROR that would engulf the left if Cruz was nominated to “The Notorious RBG’s” seat. He could take the nomination, take the heat, then withdraw and let someone with a lower profile slide in.

    Cruz also currently sits on the Senate Judiciary committee. I can’t think of a better person I want suggesting justices for all courts than Cruz, and vetting them as they come through.

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  20. Lazy_Millennial Inactive
    Lazy_Millennial
    @LazyMillennial

    Richard Fulmer:Bobby Jindal for Department of Education. He has done a good job in this area for Louisiana.

    Forgot about Jindal! Get him in the Cabinet for sure. Jindal bringing us school choice would be a DREAM

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  21. Chris O. Coolidge
    Chris O.
    @ChrisO

    Saint Augustine:

    Larry Koler:Christie? I have real trouble with him. I don’t trust him.

    Indeed. Please note well this distrust among your supporters and among those who would be inclined to view your administration charitably, Mr. Trump.

    I don’t know what Larry’s objections are, mine start out with ‘Bridgegate.’ Confirmation is too problematic to attempt. Giuliani for AG. Christie is going to have to wait in the wings for a bit.

    With the Wisconsin win, Trump needs to call Walker and say, “Any job you want is yours, but I think you’re more valuable where you are and I’ll offer Ron Johnson something while you pick his successor. I trust your instincts.”

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  22. Richard Fulmer Inactive
    Richard Fulmer
    @RichardFulmer

    Mister D:Jim Geraghty for EPA.

    How about Geraghty for the Weed Agency?  Seriously, I’d like to see a the creation of a “weed agency” whose task is to “weed out” bad regulations.  My definition of a “bad regulation” is one that puts the force of government behind a special interest, whether that interest is an individual, company, or NGO.

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  23. Eustace C. Scrubb Member
    Eustace C. Scrubb
    @EustaceCScrubb

    There must be a place somewhere in the cabinet for Omarosa.

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  24. Doctor Robert Member
    Doctor Robert
    @DoctorRobert

    CB Toder aka Mama Toad:Ben Carson for VA is inspired.

    State: John Bolton
    Atty Genl: Rudy.  Rudy. Or the NR writer who convicted the Blind  Sheik
    Defense: Rumsfeld
    Treasury: Kudlow
    Interior: Sarah Palin
    Education: Scott Walker, to close the department down
    Chief of Staff: Newt
    Press Secy: Josh Ernest
    NSA: David French
    Agriculture: no one. shut it down.
    Energy: no one, shut it down.
    HUD: no one,  shut it down.
    HHS: Carson
    Commerce: no one,  shut it down.

    ?

     

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  25. Chris O. Coolidge
    Chris O.
    @ChrisO

    No Caesar:Peter Thiel – Commerce

    Actually, more influential would be heading the Council of Economic Advisors. Don’t tie his brain up with bureaucratic nonsense.

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  26. Mate De Inactive
    Mate De
    @MateDe

    Kellyanne Conway for Press secretary.

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  27. Z in MT Member
    Z in MT
    @ZinMT

    I have to say many of these suggestions are ill-considered. Bolton for State is the only clear pick.

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  28. iWe Coolidge
    iWe
    @iWe

    Mitch Daniels for whichever job gives him the biggest management task. Unlike most right-wingers, Mitch actually has shown the ability to streamline government.

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  29. CB Toder aka Mama Toad Member
    CB Toder aka Mama Toad
    @CBToderakaMamaToad

    Saint Augustine:

    And perhaps Rand Paul could be given the job of managing paring down a select agency or two.

    Well, he just got re-elected to the Senate so it seems unlikely that he’d want an Admin job?

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  30. CB Toder aka Mama Toad Member
    CB Toder aka Mama Toad
    @CBToderakaMamaToad

    Doctor Robert: Press Secy: Josh Ernest

    Do you mean that Trump should ask President Obama’s press secy to stay on the job? That seems like a very bad idea, seeing what a shill for the Obama legacy Earnest is…

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