Senate Judiciary Committee Coverage
Editorial: Burr's judicial votes reveal political motives
Monday, Dec. 23, 2019 -- Here's what's been revealed in recent days about Sen. Richard Burr's standards for judicial appointments: Competence, temperament, are nice. Senate procedure and treating colleagues with deference you demand are fine and good. But make no mistake, when it comes to Burr's vote, those qualities and concerns never Trump politics.