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Schumer V. Kavanaugh

At this moment, the Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing on the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Court of Appeals to the D.C. Circuit.

Senator Charles Schumer, in his opening statement, is celebrating the Democrats’ “honesty” for opposing judicial nominations on ideological grounds. Among other things, he says he plans to question Kavanaugh, a judicial nominee, on the Bush Administration’s process for selecting nominees. You can listen here.

Jonathan H. Adler — Mr. Adler is an NRO contributing editor and the inaugural Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. His latest book is Marijuana Federalism: Uncle Sam and Mary Jane.


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