Maureen Martin

Maureen Martin (, an attorney, is senior fellow for legal affairs at The Heartland Institute.

Sotomayor and Affirmative Action


Is Judge Sonia Sotomayor a product of grinding poverty and beneficiary of affirmative action, and now a victim of its unintended consequences? Or has she instead cynically embraced affirmative action and romanticized her past as a way to further her judicial career? As the confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee continues for Sotomayor, President […]

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