Kennedy Nomination Hearings

Prior to confirmation hearings for Judge John Roberts, a compilation of Senate Judiciary hearings on the nomination of Justice Anthony… read more

Prior to confirmation hearings for Judge John Roberts, a compilation of Senate Judiciary hearings on the nomination of Justice Anthony Kennedy was shown.  Justice Kennedy’s three days of testimony took place from December 14-16 of 1987. Portions were drawn from hearings on December 1987.

Justice Kennedy responded to questions from committee members about his views regarding such topics as labor issues, death penalty, and the establishment clause.

President Reagan nominated Justice Kennedy to the Supreme Court on November 30, 1987. The Senate confirmed his nomination on February 3, 1988 with a vote of 97 in favor, 0 opposed.  Justice Kennedy was named to succeed retired Supreme Court Justice Lewis Powell. close

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Program ID:
1042-2
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 1, 2005
Last Aired:
Jan 8, 2006

Airing Details

  • Sep 01, 2005 | 7:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 03, 2005 | 7:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 03, 2005 | 7:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 04, 2005 | 2:15am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 04, 2005 | 7:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2005 | 7:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 28, 2005 | 10:06pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 29, 2005 | 12:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 29, 2005 | 2:10am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 29, 2005 | 4:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 29, 2005 | 7:08am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 29, 2005 | 8:58am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2005 | 10:06am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2005 | 12:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2005 | 2:10pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2005 | 4:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2005 | 7:08pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2005 | 8:58pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 01, 2006 | 4:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 01, 2006 | 6:19pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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