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Robert B. Reich: Kavanaugh will further divide us

Robert B. Reich: Kavanaugh will further divide us

Yale Law School, from which Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh got his law degree, issued a statement about him with glowing quotes from professors attesting to his impeccable legal credentials.

Perhaps the Yale Law faculty deemed his credentials impeccable because he graduated from Yale Law School. Then again, Clarence Thomas also graduated from Yale Law School (as did I).

The reason Mr. Kavanaugh should not be confirmed has nothing to do with his legal credentials. It's the blatantly partisan process used by Donald Trump and Senate Republicans to put him on the Supreme Court.

The framers of the Constitution understood that Americans would disagree about all manner...

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