Day: July 14, 2009

A Rubber Stamp?

Well, they’ve started—the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on the nomination of Sonia Sotomayor to the United States Supreme Court. They have the feel of a rubber stamp, i.e., whatever President Obama wants, we will do. The committee is comprised of 12 Democrats and 7 Republicans, so there is no question her nomination will go to the floor of the Senate. There, the 60 Democrats will put her over the top, no matter what good reasons may exist for her to… Read more »