Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings and Constitutional Change
The authors argue that Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings serve as a democratic forum for the discussion and ratification of constitutional change, undermining the common conception that the hearings are little more than an opportunity for political grandstanding.
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Supreme Court judges, Constitutional law
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Ringhand, Lori A. and Collins, Paul M. Jr., "Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings and Constitutional Change" (2013). Books. 129.