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Senate Proceeding on Aug 3rd, 2010 :: 6:55:00 to 6:56:35
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Amy Klobuchar

6:54:57 to 6:55:17( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: in support of general kagan's confirmation to the supreme court of t i urge my colleagues to and support her nomination as well. a senator: mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from minnesota. ms. klobuchar: i want to thank the senator from new york for that enthusiastic endorsement, and i also liked how she took on some of these criticisms that have been solicitor general kagan, and i

Amy Klobuchar

6:55:00 to 6:56:35( Edit History Discussion )
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Amy Klobuchar

6:55:18 to 6:55:39( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: also understand that at lea one of my colleagues who has spoken out in opposition has stated that in his words -- "i believe she does not have the gifts nor qualities of mind and temperament of anyone to be a justice." anyone who sat through those hearings or watched them on tv as senator gillibrand has

Amy Klobuchar

6:55:40 to 6:56:03( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: pointed out would have to disagree. anyone would have seen an incredibly smart, intellectually engaged person who answered senators' questions astutely and whose energy never seemed to flag. neither did her sense of humor, i would add. she had immediate recall of just about every single case or constitutional doctrine that she was asked about. and to say that she doesn't have

Amy Klobuchar

6:56:04 to 6:56:25( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: the gift or quality of mind is simply ridiculous. this is a woman who was a trailblazer, first woman dean of harvard law school, first woman solicitor general. to say that she does not have the gifts and the qualities of mind to be a justice is short of ridiculous. i next bring to you someone who knows something about having a

Amy Klobuchar

6:56:26 to 6:56:36( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: good temperament and a good quality of mind. the senator from new hampshire who is also a trailblazer in her own right, the first woman to serve as both a governor and a

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