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Adam White On The Nomination Of Judge Brett Kavanaugh To Serve As An Associate Justice On The Supreme Court Of The United States

interview with Adam J. Whitevia Senate Judiciary Committee
Friday, September 7, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Adam White testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee, in favor of the Kavanaugh Supreme Court nomination. View a video of Adam White's opening statement or see more


Adam White: The Study Of The Administrative State These Days Is In Large Part To Study The Opinions Of Judge Kavanaugh On The D.C. Circuit

interview with Adam J. Whitevia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Adam White discusses his Wall Street Journal article "‘The Most Dangerous Branch’ Review: Judging the Judges."


Michael McConnell: The Disorderly Kavanaugh Hearings Are The Product Of Ideology, Partisanship, And Trump-Bashing

interview with Michael McConnellvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McConnell discusses his Hill article "Brett Kavanaugh will bring middle principles to our polarized nation."


Adam White: The History Of Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

interview with Adam J. Whitevia Constitution Center
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Adam White explores the history of Supreme Court confirmation hearings and considers their constitutional implications. Some ideas he discusses are: what does the Constitution say about the Senate’s duty to provide “advice and consent;” how did the Framers envision it; and how has it played out over time? 

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Condoleezza Rice’s Forceful Defense Of Kavanaugh

quoting Condoleezza Ricevia Daily Caller
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice addressed the Senate Judiciary Committee in defense of Trump’s SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh and made a forceful argument for his confirmation.


Jamil Jaffer: What Kavanaugh Said About Abortion, Guns And Presidential Pardons

interview with Jamil Jaffervia PBS
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Jamil Jaffer analyzes Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearings.

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The Libertarian: The Kavanaugh Confirmation

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, September 6, 2018

The congressional circus shines a light on a broken  process.

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Bill Clinton Lawyer Can't Say Enough About Kavanaugh's Integrity

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia Townhall
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

This week, the Senate gets its chance to grill President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as his confirmation hearings begin. Democrats will be quick to pounce, having tried to disqualify the nominee by surfacing some of his supposedly controversial writings. But, they have yet to expose any significant stains on his judicial record.


Adam White: Kavanaugh Hearing Proceeds As Democrats’ Objections Are Overruled

interview with Adam J. Whitevia WAMU 88.5
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Adam White discusses the Kavanaugh hearing and the impact he could have on America’s history, its law, and its politics.

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Could Trump Block The Release Of Mueller’s Findings? Giuliani Says He’ll Try

quoting Richard A. Epsteinvia The Washington Post
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
In the New Yorker's lengthy, must-read profile of Rudolph W. Giuliani, the lawyer delivers some potentially important news about President Trump's legal strategy.


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