I'm happy to see that Barack Obama nominated Elena Kagan to the U.S. Supreme Court. Even if he doesn't win the next election, by installing two intelligent, nonpartisan women as justices, the president has already cemented his legacy. Sonia Sotomayor and Kagan (if she is confirmed) will be on the bench long after he has left the Oval Office. In my opinion, Kagan is the perfect person for the job.I'm sure the Solicitor General is happy knowing that Uncle Luke is rooting for her all the way to the highest court in the land.
Thursday, July 8, 2010
Elena Kagan's Latest Endorsement
The confirmation hearings may be over, but another endorsement for Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan can’t hurt—even if it’s coming from 2 Live Crew frontman Luther Campbell. Politico’s blogging, “Two decades ago, Kagan was an associate at Williams & Connolly who worked on a Recording Industry Association of America amicus brief arguing that Campbell's raunchy lyrics were not legally obscene. He wrote in the Miami New Times: