"Some Disappointed Nominee Won't Add Diversity to Court," by Dan Balz and Darryl Fears, Washington Post. July 21, 2005.
"Court Nominee In the Eye of the Blogger Swarm," by Howard Kurtz, Washington Post. July 21, 2005.
"Bush Goes Right to the Fight," editorial in the San Francisco Chronicle. July 20, 2005.
"Call John Roberts's Bluff," by John Nichols, The Nation. September 19, 2005.
"Confirm John Roberts," The Washington Post. September 18, 2005.
"Roberts' Capitol Dance," San Francisco Chronicle. September 14, 2005.
"By Invoking a Former Justice, the Nominee Says Much but Gives Little Away," by Linda Greenhouse, New York Times. September 14, 2005.
"An Opening Performance Worthy of an Experienced Lawyer," by Linda Greenhouse, New York Times. September 12, 2005.
"Newsview: Roberts Hearings a Warm-Up," by Tom Raum, Associated Press. Sept. 12, 2005.
"How Would Roberts, as Chief Justice, Affect You?" USA Today. Sept. 6, 2005.
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