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Supreme Court Nominee - Samuel A. Alito Jr.

Meet the press
MEET THE PRESS: Samuel A. Alito Jr. and President Bush arrive to face the news media after an early Oval Office meeting. (Win McNamee / Getty Images)
Judge Samuel Alito
In this undated black and white photo from the 1950’s, Supreme Court nominee Judge Samuel Alito is seen at about age 4 speaking on a telephone. (Alito Family)
Judge Samuel Alito
Supreme Court nominee Judge Samuel Alito is seen in a 1990 photogragh at the time of his appointment to the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. (Alito Family)
Samuel Alito
In this black and white college photogragh from the 1972 Nassau Herald (yearbook) Supreme Court nominee Judge Samuel Alito is seen while a student. While in college the text says Alito intends to be on the Supreme Court. (Princeton University)
Chosen
CHOSEN: Samuel A. Alito Jr. speaks after President Bush announces his nomination. (Joe Raedle / Getty Images)
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