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Orrin Hatch Is Not 'Boring as Hell'


Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) was questioning Elena Kagan about her views on the Citizens United case — campaign finance law vs. First Amendment free-speech rights — when one of his Judiciary Committee colleagues said something about his interrogation methods.

Hatch then said: "We have to have a little back and forth here sometimes, or this place would be boring as hell." The Mormon senator then added that someone had informed him that, in fact, hell is not boring.