Just when you think Washington, DC can't get any more exciting, a Supreme Court justice retires and roils the town.
Anthony Kennedy's departure and replacement is the hot topic in the Senate, which will confirm the replacement.
Democrats have little say in the process, but they do have opinions. Both of Oregon's senators (and California's) are Democrats; Sen. Ron Wyden offers his perspective in a swing through Southern Oregon.
One point: Wyden says not all power resides in Washington.
He joins us in studio as part of a July 4th visit.