Sotomayor Confirmation Hearing, Day 4, Part 2

The Senate Judiciary Committee held its fourth day of hearings on the appointment of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court seat… read more

The Senate Judiciary Committee held its fourth day of hearings on the appointment of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court seat vacated by the retirement of Justice David Souter. Committee members continued their second round of questioning with each member allotted 20 minutes to question the nominee. They also conducted a third round of 10 minute questioning for some members.

Questions focused on a variety of topics including abortion, whether the right to bear arms was a “fundamental” right, and military law.

This part completed the questioning of Judge Sotomayor. Subsequent parts consisted of panels representing both support and opposition for the nomination. close

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

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Sotomayor Confirmation Hearing, Day 4, Part 2

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287762-101
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Senate Committee
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Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 16, 2009
Last Aired:
Jul 19, 2009

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  • Jul 16, 2009 | 11:36am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 17, 2009 | 12:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 17, 2009 | 12:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 17, 2009 | 3:52am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 19, 2009 | 1:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 19, 2009 | 1:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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