Professor Collins comments, “In terms of prior precedent, the most relevant would be that the Senate, Democrats ended the filibuster for lower federal court nominees and other executive branch nominees in 2013", in CBS News.
The second annual Interdisciplinary Political Studies Conference was held this past weekend with guest speaker Professor Venura Perez. The topic this year was Violent Times, Violent Spaces. The conference was featured in the Daily Collegian.
Professor Collins speculates questions that the Senate Judiciary Committee might ask Gorsuch on 22 News: "I think you will see questions by senators about President Trump’s attacks on judges, and how Judge Gorsuch feels about that. I think you will have some questions about the immigration ban that is currently being considered."