Heard on the Hill

Smith, Just Smith | Overheard

"You can call him 'Smith.'"

Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., about D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals nominee Sri Srinivasan, to Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. Reid had said of Schumer: "He's Harvard-educated, so he can say his last name. Not me. I'm struggling with his last name."