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Senate Proceeding on Jul 14th, 2010 :: 4:49:05 to 4:51:05
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Jeff Sessions

4:49:05 to 4:49:25( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: 10th amendment means, which the government can't come into your homes and s you must do this. you must buy this mr. sessions: well, i think that's exactly correct. and i wouldust say whether or not being a high official in this administration who is so committed to passing this legislation, whether that in

Jeff Sessions

4:49:05 to 4:51:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions

4:49:26 to 4:49:46( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: itself legally requires a person recuse himself on the supreme court from such a case. i' not prepared to say at this moment, but it makes me uneasy. because i believe a judge who decides that question must be impartial and they -- and can't

Jeff Sessions

4:49:47 to 4:50:09( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: be corrupted by friendship, empathy or bias in favor of the person who appointed them. it's just really important. secondly, senator barrasso, i question - our question goes to a more specific situation which could mandate recusal, and that is whether or not the

Jeff Sessions

4:50:10 to 4:50:31( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: has pticipated in any discussions, strategies make legal advice designed to promote this legislation? i think that would be a clear situation that would require recusal. also specific questions could come up to what extent have these lawsuits that are filed

Jeff Sessions

4:50:32 to 4:50:52( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: have the effect on her, has she expressed any opinions concerning those lawsuits. and, finally, i do not believe the president is entitled to launch on to the supreme court a political loyallest that will be a legal rubber stamp for anything that gets proposed

Jeff Sessions

4:50:53 to 4:51:06( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: whether it's to takeover a.i.g. companies or other things that may at some point may be decided. so i think we need to be careful about it. and this nominee needs to answer

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