Merrick Garland: In a Minute

Here’s what you need to know about President Obama's Supreme Court nominee.

During his announcement in the Rose Garden, President Obama said of his nominee: "Over my seven years as president, in all my conversations with senators from both parties in which I asked their views on qualified Supreme Court nominees ... the one name that has come up repeatedly from Republicans and Democrats alike is Merrick Garland."

Watch the video above to learn more about Merrick Garland in a minute.