It'S Not Personal
Politics And Policy In Lower Court Confirmation Hearings
de Logan Dancey, Eve Megan Ringsmuth e Kjersten Rya Nelson
Sobre o livro
Analyses transcripts for all district and circuit court confirmation hearings between 1993 and 2012. The authors find that the practice of confirmation hearings for district and circuit nominees provides an important venue in which senators can advocate on behalf of their policy preferences and bolster their chances of being reelected.