As they debate whether to confirm Elena Kagan to the U.S. Supreme Court, senators are once again revisiting whether she has enough legal experience to serve as a justice.

Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., the top Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee, ramped up his criticism of Kagan’s experience, saying her relative lack of litigation work affected her testimony at her confirmation hearing.

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