Blue Slip Showdown: Stras Gets Senate Hearing Despite Franken’s [political hack] Objection

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WASHINGTON – Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras faced the Senate Judiciary Committee last week despite Sen. Al Franken’s attempt to deny Stras a hearing. Franken’s months-long attempt to stonewall the confirmation hearing of Stras came to an end last week when Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) overrode the “blue slip” tradition and […] Source: Blue Slip Showdown: Stras Gets Senate Hearing Despite Franken’s Objection – Alpha News