Thursday, August 5, 2010
Welcome Justice Kagan!
"All Democrats but one voted for her, while all Republicans but five opposed her — a reflection of both Kagan’s record and the sharply partisan climate in Congress.
"Kagan is scheduled to be sworn in at the Supreme Court on Saturday so that she can begin her new job quickly. A larger swearing-in ceremony and celebration may be scheduled for a later date." (Emphasis added.)