On Monday the White House trotted out six former justices of the Texas Supreme Court to vouch for Harriet’s qualifications. That’s no story. What is interesting is the observation Supreme Court Chief Justice John Hill made about Bush’s #1 fan.
Maybe there’s something he knows about Harriet that we’ve only been speculating about…(Reuters):
The six former justices, all of them men, said they had worked with Miers while she was a lawyer in Dallas and they endorsed her Supreme Court nomination.
“I’d trust her with my wife and with my life,” former Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice John Hill told reporters on the White House driveway after a meeting with President George W. Bush.