WASHINGTON — It looks like Shaun Donovan's confirmation as the new head of the Office of Management and Budget is going to be a bit rockier than expected.

Donovan, who has served as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development since 2009, is considered a sure bet for Senate approval for his new position.

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