July 26, 2005 // 12:10 pm // Comments Closed // Share This

Supreme Decisions

It's all over the news: talk about senate filibusters and federal court nominations. And now comes the big showdown: President's Bush's anticipated nominee for the Supreme Court. After Justice Sandra Day O'Connor announced her retirement from the Supreme Court, Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) declared, "The filibuster is on the table. It has been on the table for 200 years." What is one to make of all the rhetoric? How do we sort through the verbal...