“He was born and raised in the Land of Lincoln…in my home state of Illinois.”
“Merrick graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law, and the early years of his legal career bear all the…marks of excellence”
“He walked away from a comfortable and lucrative law practice to return to public service.”
“Merrick accepted a low-level job as a federal prosecutor in President George H.W. Bush’s administration.”
“He quickly made a name for himself, going after corrupt politicians and violent criminals.”
heh. This’ll guarantee Chuck Grassley calls for hearings and a vote. ;-) No?
More bio on Garland (and Sri Srinivasan).
(I wish the President cared about our Constitutional Rights, don’t you?)
I was hoping for career public defender Jane Kelley; Grassley liked her, too. ;-)