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Source: Obama is Deciding Between 6 Possible Nominees for the Supreme Court

May 13, 2009

(AP) - A source tells The Associated Press that President Barack Obama is considering California Supreme Court Justice Carlos Moreno and more than five other people as nominees for the Supreme Court.

An official familiar with Obama's decision-making said others
include Solicitor General Elena Kagan, Michigan Gov. Jennifer
Granholm, Homeland Security Secretary and University of Virginia Law School graduate Janet Napolitano and U.S. Appeals Court judges Sonia Sotomayor and Diane Pamela Wood - people who have been mentioned frequently as potential candidates.

The official said there were other people under consideration.
The official spoke on condition of anonymity because no names have
been publicly revealed by the White House.


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