In the category of “be careful what you write” comes the following from Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan:
The problem is not that the Bork hearings have set a pattern for all others; the problem is that they have not.Elena Kagan1Elena Kagan, Confirmation Messes, Old and New, U. Chi. L. Rev. 919-942 at 942 (Spring, 1995).
Bork as a verb.
Looks like we’ll learn, at a minimum, Kagan’s position on “advice and consent.”
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