Trump: Democrats 'obstructionists' for taking too long to approve nominees

President Trump slammed Democrats on Monday morning, calling them "obstructionists" for taking too long to approve his nominees.

"@foxandfriends Dems are taking forever to approve my people, including Ambassadors. They are nothing but OBSTRUCTIONISTS! Want approvals," Trump tweeted at the Fox News show Monday morning.

According to the Washington Post and Partnership for Public Service, the president has formally nominated 63 people, and the Senate has confirmed 39 of his nominations. Trump has yet to nominate people for 442 positions, and 15 are awaiting formal nomination.The American Foreign Service Association, which tracks ambassadorial nominations,