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Energizer Hearings


The Senate Judiciary committee’s Sutton-Cook-Roberts confirmation hearing just keeps going, and going, and going. They’re still at it (and can be viewed here). Senator Schumer asked that the hearing get held over to another day — in other words that the committee hold an additional hearing. Chairman Hatch refused, insisting that it all finish up today (or tonight). Shortly thereafter, several previously absent Democratic Senators showed up to ask more questions of the nominees, all the while whining about the need for a second hearing.


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