The Supreme Court and the Constitution

Panelists talked about the Supreme Court confirmation process for Sonia Sotomayor and how progressives can shape the direction of federal… read more

Panelists talked about the Supreme Court confirmation process for Sonia Sotomayor and how progressives can shape the direction of federal courts. Topics included the composition of the Supreme Court, accountability for confirming judges to the Supreme Court and other federal courts, and liberals versus conservatives in the current Court. Panelists responded to questions from audience members. 

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

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  • Nan Aron President Alliance for Justice
  • Doug Kendall Founder and President Constitutional Accountability Center
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 14, 2009
Last Aired:
Aug 16, 2009

Airing Details

  • Aug 14, 2009 | 3:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2009 | 6:47am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 2009 | 5:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 16, 2009 | 3:43am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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