Afternoon round-up: Day two of Judge Gorsuch’s confirmation hearing
on Mar 21, 2017 at 5:04 pm
Today the Senate Judiciary Committee held the second day of its hearing on the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Early coverage of today’s proceedings, which featured round one of the senators’ questioning, comes from Nina Totenberg of NPR, who is also commenting live here, Matt Flegenheimer, Adam Liptak, Carl Hulse and Charlie Savage of The New York Times, Lawrence Hurley and Andrew Chung of Reuters, Greg Stohr and Laura Litvan of Bloomberg, Ed O’Keefe, Robert Barnes and Sean Sullivan of The Washington Post, Erica Werner and Mark Sherman of the Associated Press, as well as Jeff Donn, Andrew Rafferty of NBC News, Alexander Bolton and Lydia Wheeler of The Hill, Richard Wolf of USA Today, Zoe Tillman of Buzzfeed, Seung Min Kim and Josh Gerstein of Politico, Debra Cassens Weiss of ABA Journal, Matt Ford of The Atlantic, Ian Hanchett of Breitbart, Tierney Sneed of Talking Points Memo, as well as Esme Cribb, Judson Berger of Fox News, and Ashley Killough and Ariane de Vogue of CNN.
Commentary comes from Garrett Epps for The Atlantic, J. Bishop Grenwell for the National Review, Emily Martin for U.S. News, Ilya Shapiro for the Washington Examiner, Jay Wexler for McSweeney’s, Erwin Chemerinsky for NY Daily News, Jed Handelsman Shugerman for Slate, as well as Mark Joseph Stern, who has a separate post here, Christina Cauterucci, and Dahlia Lithwick. Additional commentary comes from Allegra Chapman for U.S. News, Sarah Posner for The Washington Post, Marjorie Cohn for Truthout, Todd A. Cox for Medium, Brady Zadrozny for The Daily Beast, Rick Pildes for Balkinization, Corey Brettschneider for The New York Times, Paul Kane for The Washington Post, Paul Callan of CNN, Emily Crockett of Vox, as well as Sean Illing, Steven Ertelt of LifeNews, and Ian Millhiser of ThinkProgress.