The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania will hold a confirmation hearing Thursday morning on Gov. Tom Corbett’s nominee for Harrisburg receiver, retired Air Force Major Gen. William Lynch.

While Judge Bonnie Brigance Leadbetter has ordered former receiver David Unkovic to appear before the court, she also said any questioning of him must pertain to Lynch’s nomination. That could handcuff those, including Harrisburg City Council attorney Mark Schwartz, who want Unkovic to clarify his reference to “political and ethical crosswinds” that triggered his abrupt resignation on March 30.

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