Sen. David VitterDavid VitterYou're fired! Why it's time to ditch the Fed's community banker seat Overnight Energy: Trump set to propose sharp cuts to EPA, energy spending Former La. official tapped as lead offshore drilling regulator MORE (R-La.) made clear he was far from happy with the White House's criticism Wednesday of his hold on the nominee to head the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Vitter tweeted Thursday:
Today the Obama Admin tried to strong arm me to allow a quick vote on his FEMA nominee. Unacceptable. Read more http://blog.davidvitter.com


White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs slammed Vitter Wednesday for "political posturing" on the FEMA nomination.