Thomas Jefferson on how we should pick a Supreme Court justice

Thomas Jefferson's America

Thomas Jefferson and Humanities scholar who portrays him, Clay Jenkinson.

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John Williams talks to Thomas Jefferson about a few constitutional issues.  The founding fathers left us little advice on how to pick a Supreme Court justice and TJ puts in his two cents.

Clay Jenkinson is a public humanities scholar, the author of ten books, and one of the leading Jefferson scholars in the United States. He is the author of Becoming Jefferson’s People: Re-Inventing the American Republic in the Twenty-First Century. You can learn more about his work at www.jeffersonhour.com. He lives on the Great Plains of North Dakota.

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