Associated Press, Published May 20 2010
Supreme Court nominee meets with Conrad
The North Dakota Democrat says Kagan’s reputation for being smart, fair-minded and someone who works to find common ground across the political spectrum is well-deserved.
Conrad says he looks forward to learning more about Kagan’s judicial philosophy.
President Barack Obama nominated Kagan, the U.S. solicitor general, to succeed retiring Justice John Paul Stevens. Confirmation hearings are scheduled June 28.
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