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A key diplomatic posting is being held up in the Senate — and it could be 'making things more dangerous for the United States'

The nominee for the US ambassador to Germany — a crucial posting — still hasn't been confirmed by the Senate. Democrats and Republicans are blaming each other. The State Department is furious with the slow pace of confirmation for its diplomats. WASHINGTON — The nominee for US ambassador to Germany has been stuck in limbo during a slow pace to confirm executive picks in the Senate.
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