It’s been one week since we all learned of the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. I had forgotten that it was President Bill Clinton who had nominated her. I learned this week that it was actually Secretary Clinton who had put her on her husband’s radar initially. Here is the announcement video:
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This is video footage of President Clinton announcing the Ruth Bader Ginsburg as Supreme Court Justice nominee. This footage is official public record produced by the White House Television (WHTV) crew, provided by the Clinton Presidential Library.
Date: June 14, 1993 / Location: Rose Garden. White House. Washington, DC
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Camera: White House Television (WHTV) / Main
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