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tk2kewl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-10-04 11:00 AM
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9. Folks in this thread are missing the point
Whethere it is Ashcroft or someone else, if Rehnquist steps down and Bush makes an appointment during the Senate's recess, then there will be no confirmation hearings until AFTER the following Senate session.
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  -Would Bush dare put Ashcroft on the SCOTUS with an Recess Appointment... Junkdrawer  Nov-10-04 10:49 AM   #0 
  - is Ashcroft even a lawyer?  rosebud57   Nov-10-04 10:51 AM   #1 
  - He was the nation's Top Lawyer for 4 looooong years...  Junkdrawer   Nov-10-04 10:55 AM   #6 
  - I doubt it highly, I think they know a**croft is a hated man  alittlelark   Nov-10-04 10:52 AM   #2 
  - Does Ashcroft qualify to be a judge?  rocknation   Nov-10-04 10:52 AM   #3 
  - I don't think you need to be qualified.  dicknbush   Nov-10-04 10:55 AM   #7 
     - I'd surely trust Bozo over Asscroft any day of the week!  Chimpanzee   Nov-10-04 12:12 PM   #14 
  - It might work out well  John Q. Citizen   Nov-10-04 10:52 AM   #4 
  - Elizabeth Bumiller (if you can believe her) suggests that the Bushists  BurtWorm   Nov-10-04 10:55 AM   #5 
  - An Ashcroft appointment would be bait to draw out the filibuster  Walt Starr   Nov-10-04 10:57 AM   #8 
  - Folks in this thread are missing the point  tk2kewl   Nov-10-04 11:00 AM   #9 
  - Give the man a cigar...  Junkdrawer   Nov-10-04 11:22 AM   #13 
  - A recess appointment will cost the president a lot of his "capital"  IMModerate   Nov-10-04 11:06 AM   #10 
  - A recess appointment has an expiration date  theboss   Nov-10-04 11:10 AM   #11 
  - could we dare hope?  Batgirl   Nov-10-04 11:21 AM   #12 
  - "The objective of securing the safety of Americans from crime and terror  Chimpanzee   Nov-10-04 12:17 PM   #16 
  - bu$h will do whatever he damn well pleases...  Triana   Nov-10-04 12:13 PM   #15 

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