11 Republicans Vote For Radical Judicial Nominee, Then Vote Against Him

May 5, 2011 - 2:29 PM
Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Rep. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) discuss the votes against a filibuster that allowed Senate Democrats to confirm John J. “Jack” McConnell, a former director of Planned Parenthood of Rhode Island and controversial trial lawyer to a lifetime federal judgeship.