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Sotomayor scheduling conflict leads
to Biden´s early swearing-in

Los Angeles Times, by David G. Savage & Michael A. Memoli

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/20/2013 8:23:04 AM

WASHINGTON – Vice President Joe Biden will not be sworn in Sunday at noon alongside President Obama at the White House because Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor had somewhere else to be. Biden selected Sotomayor, the first Latino justice, to administer the oath. But Biden’s office said Sotomayor had a scheduling conflict Sunday and could not be at the White House at noon. So Sotomayor will swear Biden in at 8:15 a.m. Sunday at the Naval Observatory, the vice president’s official residence. Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. will swear in Obama at noon.

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The scheduling conflict was because she had a booksigning at Barnes and Noble in New York?? Wow. She sure has her priorities straight! s/o

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bpl40, 1/20/2013 9:06:38 AM     (No. 9127717)

Looks like the foul deed is done.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 1/20/2013 9:07:28 AM     (No. 9127721)

I totally understand. I´ve got someplace else to be, too...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JAN, 1/20/2013 9:13:00 AM     (No. 9127734)

Her broom was in the shop?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: chumley, 1/20/2013 9:29:04 AM     (No. 9127770)

Also, someone needed that Koran to put inside their vest later.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 1/20/2013 10:28:07 AM     (No. 9127903)

This is really pretty funny. It´s difficult to pull off vice presidential pomp at 8:15 in the morning. How would he get his hair styled in time?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 1/20/2013 10:29:02 AM     (No. 9127906)

She and Big Sis had a brunch date, as usual.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Emerson, 1/20/2013 10:30:15 AM     (No. 9127908)

Tough to be in DC at noon and in NYC by 2:30. She probably had a lunch date in New York before the book signing.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: KanCreeper, 1/20/2013 10:47:01 AM     (No. 9127950)

Are she and Bid Sis scheduled to make the Run of the Bulls in Pamplona?

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