Supreme Court Justice Background

John G. Roberts Jr.- Chief Justice of the United States

New York

Harvard

George W. Bush

Republican

2005

Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice

New Jersey

Harvard Law

Ronald Reagan

Republican

1986

Anthony M. Kennedy, Associate Justice

California

Harvard

Ronald Reagan

Republican

1988

Clarence Thomas, Associate Justice

Georgia

Yale

George Bush

Democrat

1991

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice
New York

Harvard

Bill Clinton

Democrat

1993

Stephen G. Breyer, Associate Justice

California

Harvard

Bill Clinton

Democrat

1994

Samuel Anthony Alito, Jr., Associate Justice

New Jersey

Yale

George W. Bush

Republic

2006

Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice

New York

Yale

Barack Obama

Democrat

2009

Elena Kagan, Associate Justice

New York

Harvard

Barack Obama

Democrat

2010

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