January 25, 2006: Why Democrats are united against Alito (The Christian Science Monitor)

  • As President Bush takes his case for domestic eavesdropping without a warrant to the American people in a series of events this week, Democrats are using the Alito debate to raise objections. Before voting Tuesday, Democrats on the Senate Judiciary panel zeroed in on Alito’s statements in support of executive powers, especially in a time of war.