Hoeven Statement on Meeting with Supreme Court Nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven released the following statement today after meeting with Judge Brett Kavanaugh, the President’s nominee to serve as an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court of the United States. 

“I appreciated the opportunity to meet with Judge Kavanaugh today to discuss his judicial philosophy. Having served for more than a decade on the federal appeals court, he is highly qualified to serve on the Supreme Court. Judge Kavanuagh has a strong record of upholding the law rather than legislating from the bench and his approach to the law shows a deep respect for the Constitution.  

“Given his years of experience on the bench and his commitment to upholding the law, I believe that Judge Kavanaugh is a solid choice for the Supreme Court and I look forward to supporting his confirmation to serve on the Supreme Court.”