Obama on Supreme Court Nominees in 2006

In 2006 Barack Obama expressed his opinion on the Senate’s advise and consent role regarding Supreme Court nominations. He said a few things that may come back to haunt him.

Nice Deb: “I was counting on Republicans to examine [Obama’s] eventual nominee’s philosophy, ideology and record. I trust the Republican will not be shy in bringing any troubling concerns to the public’s attention. I’m delighted that Obama approves.”

So am I.

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