Why Kagan’s rumored sexuality won’t matter in the hearing:
"Is she or isn’t she?
We aren’t going to find that out any time soon. Insiders have said off the record that she’s partnered. Many others have said that she’s totally straight for guys. Either way, its not going to matter when her confirmation hearing comes up before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Why aren’t the pols going to grill Elena Kagan on the gay thing?
Because they don’t want to open that can of worms.
The Senate Judiciary Committee includes at least one very high-profile closeted gay man in Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and perhaps two more, if Washington rumors pan out as true..."
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