RI’s Whitehouse Threatens Retribution if Controversial Judicial Nominee is Filibustered

Flash: The Most Important Judicial Nominee You Never Heard Of Up For Another Vote

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 9/23/2010

I have written before about John “Jack” McConnell, Jr., a major Democratic Party campaign donor who had been nominated by Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) to an open seat on the U.S. District Court in Rhode Island.