Judicial Nominations Debate Reactions

Democratic senators met with reporters shortly after the end of nearly 39 continuous hours of debate on judicial nominations. Senator… read more

Democratic senators met with reporters shortly after the end of nearly 39 continuous hours of debate on judicial nominations. Senator Daschle reaffirmed his position not to vote for cloture on certain federal judicial nominations. Senator Kennedy characterized the nominees as “neanderthals” and “turkeys.” The senators and speakers from other groups asserted that refusal of cloture was a victory for women and minorities. Following the statements, Senator Daschle answered questions from reporters. close

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Program ID:
179122-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 14, 2003

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  • Nov 14, 2003 | 12:29pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 14, 2003 | 4:12pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 14, 2003 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 14, 2003 | 11:53pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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