Federal Judicial Nominations

Senator Byrd and other Democrats addressed MoveOn.org’s “Rally to Save the Courts.” They opposed the Republican “nuclear option” to remove the… read more

Senator Byrd and other Democrats addressed MoveOn.org’s “Rally to Save the Courts.” They opposed the Republican “nuclear option” to remove the Senate rule requiring a two-thirds vote to stop a filibuster. Democrats say that this tradition upholds the requirement that federal judges have broad support in the U.S. Senate. They also talked about how they might proceed with President Bush’s federal judicial nominations. close

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Federal Judicial Nominations

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Program ID:
185934-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 17, 2005 | 1:44am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Mar 21, 2005 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Mar 17, 2005 | 1:44am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 17, 2005 | 4:39am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 18, 2005 | 5:08pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 19, 2005 | 5:12pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 21, 2005 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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