5.01.2009

Media conservatives denounced judicial filibusters

Media Matters has compiled some great examples of conservative bloviators raving at the use of filibusters to block President Bush's nominees to the Supreme Court or lower courts:

As the process begins for selecting a replacement for retiring Supreme Court Justice David Souter, Media Matters for America has compiled examples of conservative commentators denouncing the use of filibusters to block President Bush's nominees to the Supreme Court or to lower courts. Some of these media figures, including Rush Limbaugh, claimed or suggested that such filibusters violated the Constitution.

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