TAPPER: Good morning, everyone. We start this morning with the
announcement that Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is retiring.
The longest sitting justice on the court, Stevens is firmly in the
liberal block, and now the president has his second Supreme Court
appointment. And coming in this polarized atmosphere and an election
year, the nation's capital will likely have a long, hot summer.
Joining me this morning, two senators who will play key roles in the