"I had hoped that my almost two decades of public service might carry more weight than my two worst minutes on television", he went on to say.
- A Trump judicial nominee whose inability to answer basic legal questions at his confirmation hearing brought him widespread ridicule has withdrawn, a White House official said Monday.
KENNEDY: State or federal court?
Petersen: Senator Kennedy, I don't have that readily at my disposal, but I'd be happy to take a closer look at that.
"Mr. Petersen has spent almost a decade as a commissioner of an important federal agency overseeing its litigation on regulatory issues - the very kinds of issues federal district court in DC decides", Hogan Gidley, a White House spokesman, said Friday. Kennedy then asked Petersen about several legal terms, which Petersen was unable to define.
Kennedy said he was suprised when he learned that Petersen had no litigation experience.
KENNEDY: As a trial judge, you're obviously going to have witnesses. John Kennedy pressed Petersen, a member of the Federal Election Commission who testified he had never tried a case, on his qualifications to the bench.
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