'Winning at all costs' shows its ugliness in our current judicial confirmation process.
Judicial nominations are turning into partisan battles.
If Republicans were applying an “unfair” standard to Obama district court nominees, they were amateurs.
Jeffords’s switch was more than one senator changing parties. It also triggered a radical change in the norms of the confirmation process.
You know the confirmation process is a partisan mess when a senator voting for a nominee of the other party is news worth a headline.
It is a radical rejection of how America’s founders designed our system of government in general, and the judiciary in particular.
The American people need to evaluate the performance of the president and the Senate when it comes to appointing federal judges.