Slate gathers the Web's best articles and resources on John G. Roberts Jr., President Bush's nominee for the Supreme Court. This space is updated regularly, with the newest pieces appearing at the top of each section.
Profiles of John G. Roberts Jr.
"For Nominee Roberts, Less is More: Bush pick for chief justice has clear view of court's role," by Charles Lane, Washington Post. Sept. 6, 2005.
"Roberts's Files From 80's Recall Big Debates of Era," by Linda Greenhouse, New York Times. Aug. 16, 2005.
"On a Big Issue, Little Is Known," by Charles Lane, Washington Post. Aug. 1, 2005.
"John Roberts's Other Papers: Portrait of the judge as an undergraduate," by Matthew Continetti, Weekly Standard. Aug. 8, 2005 issue.
"As Clerk for Rehnquist, Nominee Stood Out for Conservative Rigor," by Adam Liptak and Todd S. Purdum, New York Times. July 31, 2005.
"The Stakes in Roberts's Nomination," by Bruce Shapiro, The Nation. July 20, 2005.
"Meet John Roberts," by Adele M. Stan, The American Prospect. July 20, 2005.
White House profile of John Roberts Jr.
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