Federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland (left) joined Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama in the White House Rose Garden for the announcement of his nomination to the Supreme Court.
Federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland (left) joined Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama in the White House Rose Garden for the announcement of his nomination to the Supreme Court. Andrew Harnik The Associated Press
Federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland (left) joined Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama in the White House Rose Garden for the announcement of his nomination to the Supreme Court. Andrew Harnik The Associated Press

Does it matter that Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland is Jewish?

March 18, 2016 10:51 AM