07/02/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Sotomayor To Meet And Greet Senators On Capitol Hill

Judge Sonia Sotomayor is expected to make her case in person this week as she visits Capitol Hill for the first time as President Obama's Supreme Court nominee.

And despite harsh criticisms from prominent conservative figures, the federal court of appeals judge can expect a fair hearing from the people who will actually vote on her confirmation: sitting U.S. senators.

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