Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentPolitics · 5 years ago

Didn't Senate Leader Harry Reid in 2005 prevent a up or down vote on the first Latino appointee to the Supreme Court Miguel Estrada?

‘There's no reason to mince words around here. We're not going to allow an up or down vote on Miguel Estrada.’

Harry Reid

4 Answers

  • Favorite Answer

    Facts like this are known as Inconvenient Truths.

  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    Estrada was a conservative ideologue who had never been a judge at any level, and Bush wanted to appoint him to the DC Circuit, the second most powerful court in the country.

  • 5 years ago

    Reid is a hypocrite

  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    Ried did many bad things.

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