Judical Branch

Supreme Court

Members

- John G. Roberts, Jr., Chief Justice of the United States

- Elena Kagan, Associate Justice

- Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice

- Samuel Anthony Alito, Jr., Associate Justice

- Stephen G. Breyer, Associate Justice

- Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice

- Clarence Thomas, Associate Justice

- Anthony M. Kennedy, Associate Justice

- Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice


Becoming One

- Be appointed by the President

- Get two-thirds vote from Senate

What They Do

- Decide cases that may differ from Constitution