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Black Caucus Rejects Bush Judicial Nominee

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Black Caucus Rejects Bush Judicial Nominee

Black Caucus Rejects Bush Judicial Nominee

Black Caucus Rejects Bush Judicial Nominee

Only Available in Archive Formats.

President Bush has nominated California state Judge Janice Rogers Brown — an African-American — for a seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia. The Congressional Black Caucus says the White House nominee is unfit for the post. NPR's Tavis Smiley discusses the pros and cons of the nomination with Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) and Carol Swain, professor of political science and law at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn.