Merkley Statement on Meeting with Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor

Merkley Statement on Meeting with Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor


Washington, DC – Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley today met with Supreme Court nominee, Judge Sonia Sotomayor.  He issued the following statement after the meeting:

“I had a productive conversation with Judge Sotomayor and came away very impressed by her intellect and dedication to the law.  She is very personable with a compelling history and wide judicial experience.  I look forward to her upcoming hearings and learning more about her approach to the law.”