President Trump’s Appointments: A Policy of Activism

  • Paolo Passaglia


Abstract: Le nomine del Presidente Trump: una policy caratterizzata dall’attivismo – The paper examines some of the most relevant features of President Trump’s appointments, with reference to the highest ranks of the executive branch,
ambassadors, and federal judiciary. The aim of the analysis is to demonstrate that President Trump’s term had a profound impact on the appointment power of the President of the United States. A special attention is given to the way in which
President Trump, thanks to his appointments, reshaped the federal judiciary. 

Apr 20, 2021
How to Cite
PASSAGLIA, Paolo. President Trump’s Appointments: A Policy of Activism. DPCE Online, [S.l.], v. 46, n. 1, apr. 2021. ISSN 2037-6677. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 15 july 2024. doi:
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