Anti-Nepotism law- generally prohibits a federal official, including a Member of Congress, from appointing, promoting, or recommending for appointment or promotion any “relative” of the official to any agency or department over which the official exercises authority or control. Used correctly because this law is being called into question.
Advise- offer suggestions about the best course of action to someone. It is used correctly because his cabinet is there in order to give him guidance.
Majority- the greater number or largest amount within a group. It is correct because a majority of the senate must approve the cabinet.
Controversy- disagreement, typically when prolonged, public, and heated. This is in the correct context because the public is upset over Donald Trump’s cabinet picks
Sanctions- a threatened penalty for disobeying a law or rule.This is the right word because Obama had many foreign sanction in place. The article tells everyone that trump is planning to drop this sanction.
Filibuster- an action such as a prolonged speech that obstructs progress in a legislative assembly while not technically contravening the required procedures.This is the correct word because it talks of how democrats could prolong any congress action. Trump will dislike this because he is trying to get things passed.