Hearings on AG nominee?
Robert Novak notes:
...They must not want to repeat that mistake again.
Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, still hasn't scheduled hearings on the Mukasey nomination two weeks after it was made. A White House political operative has grumbled that the Senate needed only 12 days, all told, to confirm Janet Reno as President Bill Clinton's attorney general.