Welcoming Disagreement on the Supreme Court

Today, the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to begin considering President Trump's nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court Neil Gorsuch. As the nation's attention turns to its highest court, we took a look back at the IOP archives. In November 2015, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer spoke in the JFK Jr. Forum about the politicization of the Supreme Court, and argued that political disagreements should not equate to personal disagreements.

Watch his conversation with David Gergen and Nancy Gertner below.