Why are so many so upset with the Miers nomination?
Stephen L. Wasby
wasb at albany.edu
Fri Oct 14 14:03:12 PDT 2005
Certainly some would say that Fred Vinson was the least distinguished CJ.
Although Stone did not hold the Court together well, as a justice he is
certainly not among "the least distinguished."
And definitely Charles Evans Whittaker (whom I noted in an earlier
From the frequency of mention in this regard, Sherman Minton.
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