POLITICS
06/26/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Jeffrey Rosen: Sotomayor Should Be Confirmed

Of course, Judge Sotomayor should be confirmed to the Supreme Court. She obviously wasn't my first choice, for reasons I reported three weeks ago, having mostly to do with concerns about her temperament reported to me by former clerks and New York prosecutors. But I hope and assume the White House wrestled seriously with those questions of temperament and weighed them against Sotomayor's other obvious strengths.

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