Work on the Court’s Legitimacy from BU Profs in the News

The Supreme Court’s legitimacy is making news these days with the confirmation hearings on Brett Kavanaugh. To what extent does the public change their views of the Supreme Court around political events like these? Political science has had much to say about the topic. See, for example, two recent pieces in Vox that discuss work by BU PO professors Glick and Christenson:

https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/10/6/17915854/brett-kavanaugh-senate-confirmed-supreme-court-legitimacy

https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/9/24/17871892/brett-kavanaugh-trump-supreme-court-legitimacy

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