Monday, October 10, 2005
Take Note: I agree with a Senate Democrat
At least one Democrat, Senator Barbara Mikulski of Maryland, said the nominee had become a victim of sexism. "They're saying a woman who was one of the first to head up a major law firm with over 400 lawyers doesn't have intellectual heft," Ms. Mikulski said.
I don't agree that Miers is a victim of sexism, but I do agree with my neighboring senator's point that Miers is a capable person, and that much of the venom directed at her isn't credible.
Senator Arlen Specter should take a hit off of smelling salts:
"[Miers] needs a crash course in constitutional law."
My comment to Senator Specter: those who live in glass houses...