Judicial Nominations, Filibusters, and the Constitution: When a Majority Is Denied Its Right to Consent.
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on the Constitution
Date: Tuesday, May 6, 2003
Time: 02:30 PM

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Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Property Rights will hold a hearing on Tuesday, May 6, 2003 at 2:30 p.m. in Room 226 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building on "Judicial Nominations, Filibusters, and the Constitution: When a Majority Is Denied Its Right to Consent."

Senator Cornyn will preside.

By order of the Chairman

Member Statements


  1. Senator Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)
  2. Senator John Cornyn (R - TX)
  3. United States Senator Russ Feingold (D - VT)
  4. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Arlen Specter
    United States Senator [R-PA]
  2. The Honorable Charles Schumer
    United States Senator [D-NY]
  3. The Honorable Zell Miller
    United States Senator [D-GA]

Panel II

  1. Mr. Steven Calabresi
    Professor of Law
    Northwestern University Law School
    Chicago , IL
  2. Mr. Douglas Kmiec
    Dean of the Columbus School of Law
    The Catholic University of America
    Washington , DC
  3. Dr. John Eastman
    Professor of Law, Chapman University School of Law
    Director, Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence
    Orange , CA
  4. Mr. Bruce Fein,Esq.
    Fein & Fein
    Washington , DC
  5. Mr. Michael Gerhardt
    Hanson Professor of Law
    William & Mary Law School
    Williamsburg , VA
  6. Ms. Marcia Greenberger, Esq.
    Co-President
    National Women's Law Center
    Washington , DC