Senator Capito meets Trump’s Supreme Court pick, Judge Brett Kavanaugh

West Virginia

U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito met with Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh following president Donald Trump’s announcement.

After meeting with Kavanuagh, Capito addressed that judicial policy and style of judgment was the topic of conversation. She says that Kavanaugh strongly believes the constitution is his guiding principle. Senator Capito says that when it comes to the quality, the Supreme Justice needs the most, it’s stability. 

“We want somebody who’s fair, open, smart, well respected by their peers, but also somebody who respects the Constitution as its written,” said Senator Capito. 

Senator Capito also says Judge Kavanaugh is not interested in making policy, but being a judge. 

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