Pomona College Politics Professor Amanda Hollis-Brusky has spent years studying the conservative legal movement, and her expertise is receiving international attention as a looming U.S. Supreme Court vacancy tops the news.

Headshot of Amanda Hollis-Brusky.

Prof. Hollis-Brusky prepares for her live interview with BBC News.

Author of the award-winning book, Ideas with Consequences: The Federalist Society and the Conservative Counterrevolution, she has been widely quoted in news coverage since Justice Anthony Kennedy’s announcement that he will retire from the court, and President Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh as his replacement.

Professor Hollis-Brusky has appeared on BBC World News, NPR’s “All Things Considered, ” KCRW and KPCC's "AirTalk", and she has been quoted by the Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, The Globe and Mail (Canada), Roll Call and mentioned in NBC News online