Up is Down

“I’ve a constitutional responsibility to nominate well-qualified men and women for the federal courts — I have done so.” — President Bush, 2/14/05

“Nominations Sent to the Senate…Thomas B. Griffith, of Utah, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit” — White House Press Release, 2/14/05

“Thomas B. Griffith, President Bush’s nominee for the federal appeals court in Washington, has been practicing law in Utah without a state law license for the past four years, according to Utah state officials.” — Washington Post, 6/21/04