Supreme Court Confirmation Review

Participating by video feed from above the confirmation hearing room, Mr. Curry was interviewed about the first day of the… read more

Participating by video feed from above the confirmation hearing room, Mr. Curry was interviewed about the first day of the hearings. He discussed the opening remarks of Judge Alito. Mr. Curry described the nominee’s statements as attempting to “humanize” him and also said that battle lines were drawn on the issue of ideology.

Republican senators and former Governor Whitman, who introduced Judge Alito with Senator Lautenberg, spoke about the qualifications of the nominee.

Telephone lines were open for comments on the first day of confirmation hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Samuel Alito. Scenes were shown of the inside of the confirmation hearing room. Program included footage from inside the Hart Senate Office Building following the end of the first day of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing. Portions of Judge Alito’s opening statements were also shown. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
190500-2
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
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Interview
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 9, 2006

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  • Jan 09, 2006 | 3:40pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 09, 2006 | 7:08pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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