Filling Judicial Vacancies to Protect the Progressive Legacy
What could never happen, finally did.For more than 30 years the Democratic Senate caucus feebly stood by as Republicans seized control of the federal courts. Now, however, faced with a GOP filibuster of nominees for three vacancies on the appeals court that could determine the fate of most of President Barack Obama’s initiatives, the Democrats have at last responded.
Schwartz, Herman, "Filling Judicial Vacancies to Protect the Progressive Legacy" (2014). Popular Media. 27.