In last week’s column, we briefly mentioned the 26-minute speech Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., gave in late March on the Federalist Society and its involvement in the nominating process. That Whitehouse speech drew much discussion, debate and response and triggered a Whitehouse war of sorts with the Federalist Society. Spurring the Whitehouse speech was the recent confirmation of Neomi Rao for the D.C. Circuit Court …