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Senators Exert ‘Silent Veto’ over Potential Judges

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist President Obama’s recent nominations of federal judges in Georgia – including one who supported regressive voters ID laws and another who favored retaining the confederate emblem as part of the state flag – highlights a failed system that effectively allows home-state U.S. senators to veto presidential judicial selections. To […]