Judging in the Judiciary Committee

Posted on AllSides March 23rd, 2022
From The Right
US Senate, Senate Judiciary Committee, Supreme Court confirmation hearings
Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images

When Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota questioned Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson at her Supreme Court confirmation hearing on Tuesday afternoon, Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont proved they have something in common in addition to being members of the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Neither of them was in the hearing room.

Yet that did not necessarily make them outliers on the committee.

A number of senators on the committee did not stay in the room to personally witness Klobuchar's questioning of Jackson....

Read full story

AllSides Picks


More News about Politics from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right