Breyer Confirmation Hearings

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

Prior to confirmation hearings for Judge John Roberts, a compilation of Senate Judiciary hearings on the nomination of Justice Steven Breyer was shown. Justice Breyer’s three days of testimony took place from July 12-15, 1994. Portions were drawn from hearings on July 12, 1994 and July 13, 1994.

Justice Breyer responded to questions from committee members about his views regarding such topics as antitrust issues, abstract economics, freedom of expression, home-schooling, education, the advice and consent role of the Senate, death penalty, Lloyd’s investments, and his work as an aide to Justice Goldberg.

President Clinton nominated Justice Breyer to the Supreme Court on May 17, 1994. The Senate confirmed his nomination on July 29, 1994 with a vote of 87 in favor, 9 opposed. Justice Breyer was named to succeed retired Supreme Court Justice Harry A. Blackmun. close

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Program ID:
58601-2
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 2, 2005
Last Aired:
Jun 2, 2010

Airing Details

  • Sep 02, 2005 | 7:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 02, 2005 | 7:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 04, 2005 | 2:17am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 04, 2005 | 7:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2005 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 06, 2005 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2006 | 4:26pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2006 | 4:26am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2006 | 10:06pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2006 | 2:10am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2006 | 7:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 08, 2006 | 4:26pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 08, 2006 | 5:39pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 09, 2006 | 4:26am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 09, 2006 | 5:39am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 01, 2010 | 10:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 01, 2010 | 11:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 02, 2010 | 12:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 02, 2010 | 4:56am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 02, 2010 | 6:17am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 02, 2010 | 7:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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