Bullet Point Arguments on Senator Hatch’s Opening Statement on the Roberts’ Nomination

Here are some bullet points arguments on Senator Orrin Hatch’s statement today: Judicial Philosophy and the Marshall Nomination: · When Thurgood Marshall was nominated to the Supreme Court in 1967, Kennedy said that senators ­ as part of our Constitutional duty to advise and consent – should not reject a … Continue reading

Roberts’ Nomination Hearings Off to a Rousing Start

The Roberts’ Supreme Court nomination hearings are off to a rousing start today. As expected, “Republicans advised Roberts against responding to probing questions on controversial topics.” “Some have said that nominees who do not spill their guts about whatever a senator wants to know are hiding something from the American … Continue reading