New Rockford Transcript - Official Newspaper of Eddy County since 1883

Advice and consent: Constitutional duty of the Senate

 

August 2, 2021



Some readers may remember that their introduction to this ancient phrase came when they picked up a copy of Allen Drury’s 1959 Pulitzer-Prize winning novel, “Advise and Consent,” which described a passionate and energetic U.S. Senate engulfed in a controversial confirmation hearing for a nominee to be Secretary of State. Others will recall its invocation in the setting of a government cla...



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