Obama, in Senate, Gave Little Respect to Court Nominees, Says Sen. Sessions

July 15, 2009 | 6:40 PM EDT
Sen. Jeff Sesssions (R-Ala.), concerning nominess to the Supreme Court, said that "no Senator has given less respect to a president’s nominee since probably Senator Obama," in reference to nominees chosen by President George W. Bush. (By Nicholas Ballasy; Jon Schulter)