Why Republicans Shouldn't Unilateral Disarm in Fight Over Judicial Nominees
There was also this little nugget, which cannot be repeated enough.
The Washington Post reported a few years ago that Obama initially wanted to vote for Roberts, but was talked out of it by his staff. Obama, reportedly impressed by Roberts’s intellect, was advised a yes vote would cripple a future presidential run. Obama subsequently voted no.This is what the GOP is up against. Not principle. Rank partisanship. They should act accordingly.