The politics of supreme court nominations and how politics influences the court.

    As the Obama administration prepares to nominate a new supreme court justice we talk about how politics influences the process and the court. Our guests are KERMIT ROOSEVELT of the University of Pennsylvania School of Law and KEITH WHITTINGTON a political scientist at Princeton University. Listen to the mp3

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