judicial-nominations

No, don’t shut up the minority on judges

Democrats had no choice about going nuclear, but they shouldn't be eager to add more majority-imposed reforms

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Dec 12, 2013

Republicans’ low blow on Obama judicial nominees — filibuster reform next?

Republicans haven’t produced any reason strong enough to justify the way they voted on Thursday.

Why Democrats have to fight on filibusters now

Expect Harry Reid to go nuclear if Republicans don't back down.

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Oct 31, 2013

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Great judge, terrible political analyst

If she and Stephen Breyer care about the principles they've fought for on the bench, they should resign. Soon.

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Aug 26, 2013

The nasty fight over Obama’s D.C. Circuit nominees

GOP attacks miss the point. But so do Democrats'.

The Insiders: Judicial nomination remarks show Obama is more isolated than ever

Instead of presenting a strong case for his nominees, the president resorted to attacking Republicans.

  • Ed Rogers
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  • Jun 4, 2013

Restore recess appointments

The Supreme Court should accept the recess appointment case and overturn the radical decision

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Apr 26, 2013

The moment of truth on D.C. Circuit nominations

Are Republicans determined to stop every one of Obama's picks for the critical appeals court? We're going to find out soon.

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Apr 2, 2013

President Obama, where are the judges?

He has promised to fight harder against GOP obstruction on judges, but will he?

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Mar 25, 2013
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