Working Women and Men of SEIU Hail Supreme Court Nominee as Extraordinary Choice for Today and Tomorrow
“Some choices are made for today; others are decided with the future in mind: this choice is right on both counts.
“President Obama’s nomination of Judge
“There are few people with Judge Sotomayor’s legal acumen and accumulated wisdom. But beyond her brilliance, her three-decade career in the law and her distinguished record, Judge Sotomayor’s personal story of achievement has given her a rare insight into the lives of people who get up and go to work each day to make a better life for their families. Her journey from a public housing project in the
“The daughter of a nurse and a factory worker who instilled in her the value of hard work and giving back, she is a woman who has always earned her way to the top of the class and found ways to use her accomplishments to enhance the lives of others. Judge Sotomayor would bring more federal judicial experience to the Supreme Court than any justice in 100 years and more overall judicial experience than anyone confirmed for the Court in the past 70 years. She is an extraordinary choice for this moment and for the future challenges this country will see.”
With 2 million members in
SOURCE Service Employees International Union