No Appeal

Beinart, Peter
May 2001
New Republic;05/28/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 22, p12
Discusses the first round of judicial nominees offered by the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush, and the reaction thereof by the Democratic Party. Opinion that the crop of Bush appointees are ethically diverse; Focus on statements by prominent Democrats on how the nominees were fair, despite being overwhelmingly conservative; Criticism of certain federal court nominees, including Miguel Estrada and Terrence Boyle; Fact that Democrats believe demographic diversity is more important than ideological diversity or that demographic diversity inevitably produces ideological diversity.


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