Alito Watch

President George W. Bush is expected to announce his new nominee for Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court this week, and according to published reports one of the leading candidates is a New Jerseyan, Samuel Alito, Jr. The 55-year-old Trenton native is the son of Samuel Alito, Sr., who ran the State Legislature’s Office of Legislative Services for many years, served as U.S. Attorney for New Jersey from 1987 to 1990. He is a Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals.

Alito Watch