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Obama Supreme Court Nominee: The Case For Selecting A Sitting Politician

Supreme Court

First Posted: 06/12/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 05:05 PM ET


But the president has an option that could minimize the filibuster threat, speed confirmation, avoid turning the court farther right, increase the court's diversity of experience and add a justice who knows how to build majorities.

He can select a politician -- better yet, a sitting senator.

Read the whole story: Politico

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Filed by T.J. Ortenzi  |