Our Chief Justice stands with our President.
1755-1835. U.S. Chief Supreme Court Justice. Oversaw over 1000 decisions, including Marbury v Madison and McCulloch v. Maryland.
Conservative. Intellectual anchor.
Justice Samuel Alito
GW Bush appointee that tips the SC scale for the conservatives
Liberal, Harvard, Active Liberty (his book), appointed by Clinton
Ruth Bader Ginsberg
Female appointed to the Court in 1993 by Bill Clinton
Swing vote-usually votes conservative
2nd African American Supreme Court Justice; current member. Wife is lobbyist.
Appointed by Obama (2010)
1st Latina Justice
Marbury v. Madison
Established Judicial Review
The Supreme Court originated with this many justices.
Supreme Court is primary overseer of this...
He was a justice of the peace who wanted his commission.
The year the number of justices increased to the current 9.