October 03, 2005
Statement of Senator Ron Wyden on the Nominationof Harriet Miers to the U.S. Supreme CourtWashington, DC U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) today released the following statement on the nomination of White House counsel Harriet Miers to replace Justice Sandra Day OConnor on the United States Supreme Court:Harriet Miers is clearly a trusted White House counsel. Her nomination presents a largely unknown quantity to the Senate for confirmation. I look forward to working with my colleagues to find out more about her record and her beliefs about the law.