Washington has a serious tendency to exalt semantics over common sense.
Not exactly the kind of jobs a new president wants to exalt as the solution of the future.
to fill with joy; to elate
Latin ex- + altus 'high'
late 14c., from Old French exalter (10c.), from Latin exaltare "raise, elevate," from ex- "out, up" (see ex-) + altus "high" (see old). Related: Exalted; exalting.