Transcript for Meet the Supreme Court justices
This man is a fiercely independent thinker. With an excellent legal mind. Who believes passionately. In equal opportunity. For all Americans. Ruth Bader Ginsburg does not need a seat on the Supreme Court to earn a place in our history books. She has already secured that. Is a brilliant young law school graduate she became an early victim of gender discrimination. When as a woman and mother she saw nothing more than that which everyone of us wants a chance to do our work. The standard we must use to choose all of our judges and especially. The justice of the Supreme Court. Is a very simple. Above all that person must have a record of distinction and brilliance in the wall. Vision of America as a nation of law and unswerving commitment that the constitution and all the freedoms beautiful. No one meets the standards of excellence better than Justice Breyer. During the confirmation hearings this month members of the senate and American people saw far more than the intellectual gifts and broad experience. A judge John they witnessed as well the character of the man. His reverence for the constitution's. And laws of our country his impartiality and devotion to justice. His modesty and great personal decent. The Supreme Court court justice must meet the highest standard of legal excellence. While serving with humility and fidelity to our founding promise of equal justice under the law. These are qualities Americans want any Supreme Court justice. These are qualities Americans see and Sam Alito justice. Equality and opportunity. For the very ideals for the maids of sotomayor's own uniquely American journey possible. There are ideal she's fought for throughout her career. The ideals the senate is upheld today in breaking yet another barrier and moving us yet another step closer to a more perfect few. For nearly two centuries sort of thing a woman on the sprint. Atlanta has worked it was just. When she takes his seat on that bench for the first time in history there will be three women serving our nation. There's there's dozens of workers reported one of the most exhilarating developed. Father who wants limitless possibilities my daughter's. But as an American proud that our report will be will work clothes of war room representative. More reflective lots of people. Justice sources. They see a man of great and I question integrity. They see a man of unmatched qualifications. And most of all and most importantly. They see a man. Who is deeply faith. To the constitution. Of the united. And about. Is brilliant scholar. His credentials. Unser. Known as. He uses them on. I'm buys. And even handed person.
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