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David Hamilton: Republicans Block Obama's First Judiciary Nominee

Bloomberg News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republicans temporarily blocked Senate committee action on President Barack Obama's first judicial appointment, attacking the nominee for rulings base...

Left and Right Miss Lesson of Specter Switch

Sandy Maisel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sandy Maisel

The Specter switch should be more than a wake-up call for Republicans. It should be a sign for all in Washington that the governing process is out of whack.

Inhofe: Obama's Judicial Nominee is a Secret Muslim

Ian Millhiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ian Millhiser

The fact that conservatives are planning to filibuster President Obama's very first nominee suggests that we can expect scorched-earth opposition to virtually all of Obama's nominees moving forward.