Elena Kagan will be confirmed as the next justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. But I wish the Senate would withhold approval. If she believes it is inappropriate to comment on the issues that might come before her, then the Senate should respond by doing likewise: Refusing to vote on a candidate who can't respond to simple questions fairly put.
One Hand Clapping
'Mealy-Mouthed Gibberish' Marks Confirmation Hearings
The Connecticut Law Tribune
July 5, 2010
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