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6/21/2017 8:25:40 PM
Posted: 5/9/2001 5:22:48 AM EDT
Looks like Bush is letting us down on his appointment of mostly liberal judges. [url]http://washingtontimes.com/national/20010509-874293.htm[/url]
Link Posted: 5/9/2001 6:08:26 AM EDT
Link Posted: 5/9/2001 6:44:41 AM EDT
Its an old unwritten policy that senators could "veto" the nomination of a federal judge who is to serve in their state. The rest of the senate, out of courtesy, would follow their decision. Its a good ole boy kinda thing, and has been done for a long time. I have read the article and really don't see how Bush is appointing mostly liberal judges, especially considering he has made no appointments.
Link Posted: 5/9/2001 11:46:16 AM EDT
Its an old unwritten policy that senators could "veto" the nomination of a federal judge who is to serve in their state.
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That is why they call it "politics."
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