Obama Court Nominee Causing a Firestorm on Capitol Hill

The confirmation hearing for Goodwin Liu -- President Obama's nominee for a seat on the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals --is turning into a firestorm in the Senate Judiciary Committee. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., the ranking GOP member, claims that Liu's failure to submit a complete list of his writings in his Senate questionnaire might place the nomination in jeopardy. Wednesday afternoon Sessions issued a statement criticizing Liu and asking the committee's chairman, Senator Patrick Leahy,...Full Story
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