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Judicial nomination and confirmation process

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts.

Judicial nomination and confirmation process

hearing before the Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, June 26 and September 4, 2001.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., [Congressional Sales Office] in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Judges -- Selection and appointment -- United States.

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      Other titlesConfirmation process
      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 107-463
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .J8327 2001a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 276 p. :
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3634976M
      ISBN 100160686148
      LC Control Number2002435730
      OCLC/WorldCa50288305

        Today, the process is unrecognizable. As Joe Heck, a former U.S. representative from Nevada, told the HPR, “the underlying tone of the Senate manifests itself in the confirmation process.” Thus, as the government has become more divided, so have judicial nominations.   “The book covers Supreme Court nominations and those for the lower federal courts, systematically analyzing the effect of political considerations on the timing of vacancies, the selection of nominees, the confirmation process in the Senate, and the long-term ideological balance of the courts.”.


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