White House press secretary Jen Psaki suggested Wednesday that Democratic Party donors hoping to secure an ambassadorship under the new administration are losing their patience.
Asked about the timing of President Biden’s nominations for plum overseas posts, Psaki said, “This is a popular question, including from some people who want to be ambassadors.”
She added, “Historically, the timeline has been around the spring.” The first day of spring this year is March 20.
President Barack Obama began nominating ambassadors in March of his first term.
After intense jockeying, the posts