Demonstrates that the hearings to confirm Supreme Court nominees are in fact a democratic forum for the discussion and ratification of constitutional change.To assist in its role ofproviding the president advice and consent, the Senate in 1816 established the Committee on the Judiciary as a standing committee. Prior to the ... 94 See Denis Steven Rutkus and Maureen Bearden, aCRS Report for Congress, Supreme Court Nominations, 1789-2009: Actions by the Senate, the Judiciary Committee, and the Presidenta (2009). Retrieved from: http://fpc.state. gov/documents/organization/124658.pdf (Accessed December 13, 2011). There haveanbsp;...
|Title||:||Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings and Constitutional Change|
|Author||:||Paul M. Collins, Lori A. Ringhand|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2013-06-24|