Posted May 12, 2010 12:07 am CDT
Solicitor General Elena Kagan is on a smooth glide path to likely confirmation as a U.S. Supreme Court nominee, predicts Politico.
Although the GOP isn’t expected to make the process easy, “the merciful dearth of a judicial paper trail” will give Republicans little ammunition against her, Politico says.
More Kagan news from today:
ABAJournal.com: “Kagan Fits Mold of ‘Organization Kids’ Who Didn’t Take Risks, Columnist Says”
ABAJournal.com: “A ‘Sleeper Issue’? Kagan Urged Clinton to Support Ban on Late-Term Abortions”
Mouth of the Potomac (N.Y. Daily News): “Kagan Has Full Courtesy Call Dance Card Wednesday”
Seattle Times (opinion): “Elena Kagan: Obama’s first-rate pick for the highest court”
Settle It Now Negotiation Blog: “Kagan and the Magic Number Three”
Washington Post: “Kagan comes under scrutiny for diversity hires”