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Thursday, July 11, 2013

“Reid, McConnell clash harshly over nominations”: The Associated Press has a report that begins, “Triggering an unusually personal clash, Democrats threatened Thursday to change Senate rules unilaterally if Republicans block yes-or-no votes on several of President Barack Obama’s top-level nominees, including some long in confirmation limbo.”

Posted at 8:55 PM by Howard Bashman

“Full Sixth Circuit grants en banc review in Blewett“: Douglas A. Berman has this post this evening at his “Sentencing Law and Policy” blog.

Posted at 8:47 PM by Howard Bashman

“The Cost of Compromise”: Linda Greenhouse had this post last night at the “Opinionator” blog of The New York Times.

Posted at 10:40 AM by Howard Bashman

Greetings from Seattle: Thanks to bad weather approaching the Philadelphia area yesterday evening, my arrival into Seattle last night was delayed until very late. Finally arrived to find what appear to be a great city and a great hotel, so today is already off to a very good start.

Posted at 10:38 AM by Howard Bashman