Ed, Ted Kennedy just warned the president in a presser than W better consult the Senate. And I hear Harry Reid’s statement (he’s on a plane, evidently) is the same kind of thing.
Sen. Akaka says her placement should be just like her. In other words, The pro-lifers better not not be comfortable with you nom, Mr. President.
Fortunately, the president is the president and does not take orders from Democrats.