washingtonpost.com

  >  

Politics

  >  

Supreme Court

quotation mark

"The role of the court is to never make the policy, it's to wait till Congress acts," - Judge Sonia Sotomayor, Day Three of the Hearings

Judge Sonia Sotomayor
Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee repeatedly asked Judge Sotomayor to clarify her comments that a 'wise Latina' would come to a better conclusion in a case than a white male. Watch a recap of yesterday's hearings and come back at 9:30 a.m. for live coverage.
More Coverage
[Photo Gallery]

Photos from the Senate chamber.

[Sotomayor Emphasizes Objectivity]

Sotomayor says she has not let personal experiences or opinions influence decisions.

[Sotomayor Live Discussion]

Post congressional reporter Paul Kane will be online at 10 a.m. ET to Day 2 and Day 3.