This Morning On The Stephanie Miller Show

Rep. Betty Sutton (D-OH) calls in at 6:30am to talk about Cash for Clunkers (which she introduced and advanced).

Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) calls in at 7:30am to talk about health care reform.

Comedian John Fugelsang calls in at 8:30am to talk about health care protesters, cash for clunkers, and other news of the day.

The Senate voted last night to extend the “Cash for Clunkers” program with an infusion of $2 billion. White House aides said earlier that President Obama will quickly sign the bill into law to prevent any interruption to the popular incentive.

Judge Sonia Sotomayor made history yesterday when the Senate confirmed her to become the nation’s first Hispanic Supreme Court justice. Sotomayor was easily confirmed in a 68-31 vote. 9 GOP-ers joined a unanimous Dem caucus in supporting her nomination. She will be sworn in at the Supreme Court by Chief Justice John Roberts tomorrow.

Pakistani intelligence officials say that Pakistani Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud was killed in a CIA drone strike that targeted a house Wednesday. Mehsud is enemy number one in Pakistan and is believed to be behind some of the biggest attacks in that country.

John Hughes, director of “The Breakfast Club,” “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” and “Sixteen Candles,” died of a heart attack in New York yesterday. He was 59.

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One Response

  1. Benjamin Nathan Cardozo, U. S. Supreme Court Justice from 1932 – 1938, a Sephard Jew of Spanish ancestry.

    I suggest you read this:
    http://coastcontact.wordpress.com/2009/06/12/the-first-hispanic-supreme-court-justice/

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