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Samuel A Alito - new SCOTUS nominee

Discussion in '2005 Archive' started by Daisy, Oct 31, 2005.

  1. Daisy

    Daisy New Member

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    Apparently a Conservative darling - he has been well-rated as a jurist, but the opposition will rally against him.

    Oddly, Kennedy has praised him in the past.

    Will there be a fillibuster? Will the neuclear option be used? This should be interesting.
     
  2. KenH

    KenH Active Member

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    Well, we conservatives have the nominee that we wanted. Now we have to do the grunt work because this will be a war in the U.S. Senate as the left-wing senators such as Kennedy and Schumer and their allies in the left-wing pressure groups such as moveon.org and NARAL will most certainly declare political jihad against Judge Alito.
     
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    carpro Well-Known Member
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    This make provoke the unconstitutional use of the senate's version of the filibuster.
     
  4. Bro. James Reed

    Bro. James Reed New Member

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    You mean nu-cu-lar, don't you? ;)

    Sorry, just couldn't help myself. :D
     
  5. Kiffen

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    Seems like a great pick by President Bush.
     
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