- Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley: Gorsuch is a well-qualified nominee who would uphold the Constitution
- Gorsuch possesses an incisive legal mind, writes with skill and wit, and is scrupulously fair, Hawley says
Josh Hawley, a Republican, is the Attorney General of Missouri. He is a former clerk to Chief Justice John Roberts of the U.S. Supreme Court. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)People talk endlessly these days about how divided Americans are, but I'm not sure I believe it. Yes, it's true that Americans don't much agree on politics at the moment. And we are as religiously and ethnically diverse as we've ever been. But what we do share, and always have, is a deep attachment to an idea of justice: one founded on freedom and equality and embodied in the US Constitution. Year in and year out, it's that idea of justice, and that Constitution, that unites Americans.