Senate Democrats

Reid Statement On Retirement Of Justice David Souter From U.S. Supreme Court

Washington, DCSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today on the decision by Justice David Souter to retire from the U.S. Supreme Court:
“Justice Souter has been a powerful defender of our constitutional rights over his two decades of service to the nation. I am confident President Obama will name a well-qualified successor, and I look forward to fair and respectful hearings and prompt confirmation of the President’s nominee.”