Cornyn: Does Kagan Understand ‘How Ordinary People Live’? | Talking Points Memo

Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) has issued a statement in response to President Obama’s nomination of Elena Kagan to replace Justice John Paul Stevens on the Supreme Court. Cornyn says he doesn’t doubt Kagan’s “first-rate intellect,” but he wonders if someone who “has spent her entire professional career in Harvard Square, Hyde Park, and the DC Beltway” understands “how ordinary people live.”Read Cornyn’s complete statement:


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