A Discussion of the Nuclear Option and Senate Nominations
January 24, 2014 —
The Center on Congressional Studies at Georgetown University Law Center and the Federal Legislation and Administrative Clinic present The Nuclear Option and Nominations in the Senate, a discussion of Senate Democrats' recent move to eliminate filibusters, as well as the history of the nominations process.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Georgetown University Law Center
Room 205, McDonough Hall
600 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
Victoria Nourse, Professor, Georgetown Law
Judith Appelbaum, Visiting Professor, Georgetown Law
Nourse specializes in constitutional and administrative law, and among other government roles, previously served as senior advisor to then-chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee Joe Biden. Appelbaum has worked at the intersection of law and policy in Washington for more than 30 years, including serving in the Senate and the Executive Branch.
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