Obama Statement on the Death of Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) today released the following statement on the death of Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist:
"Justice Rehnquist served our nation admirably and with distinction for more than three decades as a staunch defender of an independent judiciary. He was admired by many, and will be missed by all. My thoughts and prayers are with his family."