Court Appointments

Court Appointments

President Bush last week ended the American Bar Association's decades-long practice of vetting candidates for federal court appointments. A panel talks about the politics and history behind this controversial decision.

President Bush last week ended the American Bar Association's decades-long practice of vetting candidates for federal court appointments. A panel talks about the politics and history behind this controversial decision.

Guests

C. Boyden Gray

former White House counsel to Pres. George H.W. Bush and chairman of the Committee for Justice

Nan Aron

president of the Alliance for Justice

Neil Lewis

of the New York Times

Please familiarize yourself with our Code of Conduct and Terms of Use before posting your comments.

Our address has changed!

The Diane Rehm Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.