The Supreme Court and the Constitution
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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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Nan Aron President Alliance for Justice
Doug Kendall Founder and President Constitutional Accountability Center
Jerrold Nadler U.S. Representative [D] New York
Thomas Saenz President and General Counsel Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Christy Hardin Smith Co-Founder Firedoglake.com
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