Breyer tells Biden he will retire this summer after 'challenging and meaningful' 28 years on Supreme Court. Associate Justice Stephen Breyer announced his retirement at the start of the court's summer recess in letter to President Joe Biden. "I enormously appreciate the privilege of serving as part of the federal judicial system," Breyer wrote. This will launch a frenzied process of naming and confirming a successor, often a long ordeal that, in this case, may end with a groundbreaking nominee. Source 2x
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