Kagan Hearing Recap

Kagan Hearing Recap

Key Quote

“The problem with our Supreme Court confirmation hearings does not lie with evasive answers from nominees.  The problem with our confirmation hearings lies with senators who seek to use their questions to advance agendas unrelated to the nomination.  Unfortunately, most people watching the hearings fail to appreciate this distinction.  The only thing that the Supreme Court has is its legitimacy in the eyes of the public.  If either the republicans or the democrats succeed in calling that into question, then we all lose.”

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Posted on

November 1, 2019