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Podcast: The Gorsuch hearings and the future of the Constitution

March 24, 2017 by NCC Staff


On March 20, the Senate Judiciary Committee began hearings to consider President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court.

On that day, Judge Gorsuch and members of the Senate Judiciary Committee offered opening statements. In the days that followed, Gorsuch handled questions from members of the committee, and numerous experts on both sides of the aisle testified about his record and fitness for the job.

Joining We the People to discuss what the hearings revealed about the future of the Supreme Court and constitutional law are two of America’s leading constitutional commentators.

Michael Ramsey is the Hugh and Hazel Darling Foundation Professor of Law
and Director of International & Comparative Law Programs at the University of San Diego School of Law.

Eric Segall is the Kathy and Lawrence Ashe Professor of Law at the Georgia State University School of Law.

Show Notes

This show was engineered by Jason Gregory and produced by Nicandro Iannacci. Research was provided by Lana Ulrich. The host of We the People is Jeffrey Rosen.

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