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Elena Kagan Hearings

Elena Kagan Confirmation Hearings Produce Impressive Substance

The New Republic | Jeffrey Rosen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Far from turning into a "vapid and hollow charade," to use Elena Kagan's now-famous condemnation of other Supreme Court confirmation hearings, her own...

Elena Kagan Ducked, Dodged And Weaved Her Way Through Confirmation Hearings

AP | CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Elena Kagan declined to discuss her passions, demurred when asked anything that might tip her hand on the Supreme Court and invoked...

Jason Linkins

Kagan Hearing Are Turning Into The Vapid Farce She Warned Us About

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

We have entered the third day of Elena Kagan's Senate confirmation hearings, America! And the process continues to evolve. If Day One can best be described as "The Day The GOP Put Thurgood Marshall On Trial" (and in fairness, it's not like they have any more "Strom Thurmond birthday parties" left, on which to do this), and Day Two can be rightly called "Now You Are Just Boring Us To Tears Day," then this third day is shaping up to be the Day Of Viral Video Follies.

Elena Kagan Declines To Criticize Roberts Court On Third Day Of Hearings

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Her confirmation all but assured, Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan neared the end of a f...

Elena Kagan Confirmation Hearing: Opening Statement (EXCERPTS)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Monday, Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan is facing members the Senate Judiciary Committee on the opening day of her confirmation hearings. The Wh...