Sen. Hagan meets with Sotomayor
WASHINGTON, D.C. ó U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., met Monday afternoon with President Obama’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee, Judge Sonia Sotomayor.
“I was honored that Judge Sotomayor was able visit with me this afternoon,” Hagan said in a release from her office. “I enjoyed our discussion and am glad to have had the opportunity to learn more about her, both personally and professionally.”
Hagan added, “On balance, Judge Sotomayor’s experience at nearly every level of the legal system, including the last 11 years on Federal Court of Appeals, is impressive, and I appreciated the ability to meet with her to discuss some of her background and rulings as her nomination is considered.”