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Jul 4, 2016 10:00am EDT
airplane, i just recently went to china so i've had a lot of read time on that flight so i was able to get a lot of reading in. it's like breathing air for me. you have to read. >> we ask your staff prior to coming over here today about some of the books you have recently read and to wear on court justices. >> yes, i have a fascination with the role of the third branch of government. in part because it gets so little scrutiny and it's sort of a myth of some terrific priesthood that somehow sits in that big model building that looks like a greek temple and they periodically, like thunderbolt throw down words of wisdom and guidance, and that isn't how it should be. they are a branch of government and they need to be held accountable like the other two branches of government in their own way. so, i very much want to better understand who are these people who make up that court? what is the nature of their decisions? how does it impact american life? >> if you're reading a book like that and you see something you disagree with, what is your reaction? >> well, it depends on what that is. if
CSPAN
Sep 25, 2016 6:15pm EDT
pick up a book book and read. if i'm traveling somewhere, i just recently worked in china so i had a lot of read time in that flight so i was able to get a lot of reading in. it's like breathing air for me. you have to read. >> we asked your staff, prior to coming over here today some of the books that you had recently read and two were on supreme court justices. >> yes, i have a fascination with the role of the third branch of government. it's hard because it gets so little scrutiny and there's this myth of some priesthood that somehow sits in that big marble building that looks like a group temple and they periodically turn on words of wisdom and guidance. that's not how it ought to be. they are branches of government and they need to be held accountable like the other branches of government in their own way. i very much want to better understand who are these people who make up that call, what is the nature of their decisions and how does it impact american life. >> when you're reading a book like that, if you you see something you disagree with, what is your reaction? >> well it
CSPAN
Jun 19, 2016 5:15pm EDT
china i had a lot of reading time on the flight slyke to get a lot of reading and but it is like breathing air for me. you have to read. >> we ask your staff prior to coming today some of the of books you have recently read and to learn the supreme court justices justice brennan and justice marshall? >> i have a fascination of us ate third branch of government and we have allowed this method of some type of priesthood with that building that looks like a greek temple and periodically from olympus they threw down was a man the guidance. they are branch of government like the other two and they need to be held accountable like the others. i very much want to understand the people that make up the core in it nature of their decisions and how does this impact american life? >> host: if you see something you disagree with his reaction? >> it depends. is somebody gets history wrong it bothers me there is no fact checking or a mistake could be that fundamental i remember reading a book in that category and the author it was a book actually about a president in our lifetime there is talk
CSPAN
Jul 1, 2016 8:00pm EDT
traveling, sometimes on an airplane, i went to china and i had a lot of read time flying and coming and i was able to get a lot of reading in. but it is like breathing air for me. you have to read. >> host: we asked your staff prior to coming over here today some of the books you had recently read and two were on supreme court justices. justice brennan and marshall. >> guest: yeah, i have a fascination with the role of the third branch of the government. in part because it gets so little scrutiny. and i will prefer to it as as priesthood that somehow fits in that marvel building that looks like a greek temple and they periodically are like thunder bolts from olympus throw down wisdom and guidance and that is not how it should be. they are a branch of government like the other two and need to be held accountable like the other two branches of government. i very much want to better understand who these people who make up that court, what is the nature of their decisions, and how does this impact american life. >> host: when you are reading a book like that if you see something you disagree
CSPAN
Jun 18, 2016 11:00pm EDT
sometimes on an airplane, i just recently went to china, so i had a lot of read time on that flight both going and coming. so i was able to get a lot of, a lot of reading in. but i just, it's just, it's like breathing air for me. you've got to read. >> host: we asked your staff prior to coming over here today some of the books that you had recently read, and two were on supreme court juris diss, justice -- justices. justice brennan and justice -- >> guest: john marshall. >> host: there we go. >> guest: yeah. i have a fascination with the role of the third branch of government. in part because it gets so little scrutiny, and we've allowed the sort of myth of, you know, like i've referred to it as some sort of priesthood that somehow sits in that big marble building that looks like a greek temple, and they periodically, like, thunder bolts from olympus throw down words of wisdom and guidance. and that isn't how it ought to be. they're a branch of government like the other two branches of government, and they need to be held accountable like the other two branches of government in their own
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