Daily Archives: July 13, 2009

Senator Jeff Sessions Makes Opening Statement

Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama issued an opening statement this morning in the Supreme Court confirmation hearings of Sonia Sotomayor that is so misleading it requires serious analysis. Here are a few of the highlights with explanatory remarks. “This hearing is important because I believe our legal system is at a dangerous crossroads,” Sessions said,…

Sessions Spotted With Eric Holder and Feinstein

NYT On the eve of the big show in Washington, the first Supreme Court nomination hearings of the Obama era, it is interesting to wonder why the New York Times chose to use this photo of Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions without identifying him. That’s the back of Attorney General Eric Holder’s head on the left,…