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PBS NewsHour Special Coverage: Elena Kagan Senate Confirmation Hearings

By Michelle Michalos
Friday, June 25th, 2010
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Elena Kagan

Elena Kagan

PBS NewsHour will be airing live coverage of the Senate Confirmation Hearings for Elena Kagan’s nomination for appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court.

The hearings are scheduled to begin on Monday, June 28 at 12:30 p.m. ET, and are expected to run for a half day on Monday, June 28, and continue with full days on Tuesday, June 29 and Wednesday, June 30 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET.

PBS NewsHour coverage on Monday, June 28, is expected to include statements from the members of the Senate Judiciary Committee and Elena Kagan’s opening statement. The Hearings are tentatively expected to include questions and answers with Kagan for two days, Tuesday and Wednesday, June 29 and 30.

PBS NewsHour will also feature highlights of the hearings on its regular daily program, which airs weeknights at 7p.m. on THIRTEEN.

Watch live streaming video coverage of the hearings here:



  • mandrake figgins

    If she is backed by the likes of obama she should be immediately be thought of as anti American as is he.

  • ari papandreou

    She should be confirmed,although the republicans will try some kind of rubbish tactics.