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Sotomayor Filibuster

Sam Stein

Axelrod: A Sotomayor Filibuster Would Be Shameful Politics (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama's senior adviser said on Sunday that if Senate Republicans were to attempt a filibuster on Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor, it woul...

McConnell Doesn't Rule Out Sotomayor Filibuster

AP | JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Senate's top Republican said Friday it's "way too early to know" whether his party will try to block a vote on Supreme Court no...

Conservatives Ask Republican Senators To Filibuster Sotomayor

New York Times | Charles Savage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Several years ago, when Senate Democrats were using filibusters to block confirmation votes on several of President George W. Bush's appeals court nom...

Schumer: Sotomayor Is 'Filibuster-Proof'

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A leading Democratic senator says that President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee is "virtually filibuster-proof" when his coll...