I don’t think the cordiality necessarily means everything will go smoothly,
the importance of who is confirmed to succeed Chief Justice Rehnquist cannot be overstated.
He is one of the most dangerous judicial nominees ‘¦ that we’ve seen yet.
The chief justice has unique power and influence as the nation’s highest-ranking judge,
There’s no question there will be an acceleration of efforts.
I agree with them in terms of what historically the Senate rule has been,
That would be welcomed by Democrats and Republicans and independents.
tremendous mistake and a tremendous disappointment.
We’re going to make sure that Americans understand what is at stake.
It’s going to be a close vote, in the committee and on the floor.
could have a tremendous impact on the judiciary well into the 21st century.
That’s what needs to be articulated. That’s what’s at stake, and no one is doing that effectively.
Yesterday he talked about baseball. Today he played dodgeball.