Category Archives: Sotomayor Confirmation

What Sotomayor’s Confirmation Tells Us About the GOP

We have a new Supreme Court justice. Sonya Sotomayor was confirmed today by a vote of 68-31. The fact that every “nay” vote came from a Republican tells you what is wrong with the Grand Old Party these days. As … Continue reading

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What is Going On With John McCain?

John McCain has turned into a partisan hack. Worse, he’s going to perpetuate his losing streak in the process — first, by leading the opposition to Sotomayor’s nomination; second, by opposing new money for the enormously popular and successful Cash-For-Clunkers … Continue reading

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Pollgasm

From ABC comes word that the GOP’s smear campaign wasn’t enough to turn Americans against her: Overall 58 percent of Americans in this ABC News/Washington Post poll say the judge should be confirmed, much like the 62 percent who said … Continue reading

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