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Tuesday, January 31, 2006

Alito Confirmation Continues Bush Revolution on the Federal Bench

Jayson at Polipundit has a comprehensive roundup of President Bush's federal judiciary record. It is tremendously encouraging to see so many high quality appointees going into the federal judiciary at all levels.

Paul at Powerline looks at what has happened to the confirmation process as a result of the Alito fight:

"Under the Alito rule, the president's party, in effect, must control the Senate in order for the president to have top-notch nominees of his choice confirmed. When the the president's party doesn't control the Senate, only compromise nominees acceptable to both parties can expect to be confirmed."

Once the toothpaste is out of the tube, it is impossible to put it back,