Trump: After the Defense, the Most Important Decision a President Can Make Is the Appointment of SCOTUS Judge
TRUMP: "I have always felt that after the defense of our nation, the most important decision a president of the United States can make is the appointment of a Supreme Court justice. Depending on their age, a justice can be active for 50 years and his or her decisions can last a century or more and can often be permanent. I took the task of this nomination very seriously. I have selected an individual whose qualities define really, and I mean closely defined, what we are looking for. Judge Gorsuch has outstanding legal skills, a brilliant mind, tremendous discipline, and has earned bipartisan support. When he was nominated to the tenth circuit court of appeals, he was confirmed by the Senate unanimously. Also, it is unanimous, can you believe that, nowadays, with what is going on?"