Democrats must continue the fight to preserve an independent judiciary.
The Republican Senate seeks to eliminate the fillibuster.
For more on judicial nominations, see Garrett Epps's "Judicial Jeopardy: Questions for Nominees."
Her votes thrilled supporters and put some backbone into Senate Democrats.
He can help mount an effective opposition.
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The debate held before Congress voted to reorganize the nation's intelligence agencies under the authority of an all-powerful intelligence czar was generally portrayed as a simple struggle betwee
"Dr. Rice, nice to see you again. Congratulations on your appointment. We Democrats on the committee are certainly in no position to block your nomination.