Democrats push for July; GOP senators say they need more time to examine her record.
Republicans on Capitol Hill are acutely aware that the tone and content of the nominee's hearing could redefine the party after two punishing national elections.
Most elected Republicans distance themselves from incendiary comments by Limbaugh, Gingrich, and others.
Targets include credit card companies, payday loans with exorbitant interest rates, and predatory mortgage lenders.
To overcome scary electoral math, the GOP must recast its principles.
The administration might want to move on from the issue, but there's pressure from progressive groups and congressional Democrats for further investigation.
Says an assessment of past political interference with the Justice Department 'has to be done'