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Confirmation Wars: Preserving Independent Courts in Angry Times

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Confirmation Wars: Preserving Independent Courts in Angry Times - Wittes, Benjamin
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In Confirmation Wars, Benjamin Wittes examines the degradation of the judicial nominations process over the past fifty years. Drawing on years of reporting on judicial nominations, including numerous interviews with nominees and sitting judges, he explains how the process has changed and how these changes threaten the independence of the courts. Getting beyond the partisan blame game that dominates most discussion of nominations, he argues that the process has changed as an institutional response by Congress to modern ...

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Confirmation Wars: Preserving Independent Courts in Angry Times 2006, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, MD

ISBN-13: 9780742551442

Hardcover