I think what is troubling is not John Ashcroft as a person,
Bringing the FBI’s information technology into the 21st century should not be rocket science.
the Supreme Court maintaining its political independence.
The American public is sick and tired of being lied to.
I do not want somebody who’s going to fulfill a right-wing litmus test,
I find it very, very troubling, and I think most of Congress would,
has gone way beyond anything that the United States said it would tolerate.
[Congress has] the power to declare war. Do we have the power to terminate war?
[Several Democratic senators were concerned about Roberts’ evident willingness to strike down Congressional statutes.] When we discuss the Constitution’s commerce clause or spending power, … we’re asking about congressional authority to pass laws to ensure...