William Hubbs Rehnquist


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Noun1.William Hubbs Rehnquist - United States jurist who served as an associate justice on the United States Supreme Court from 1972 until 1986, when he was appointed chief justice (born in 1924)
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That brings me to my primary topic today: William Hubbs Rehnquist.
This process should reveal a nominee's true character, but senators can miss storm signals, as they did in the case of William Hubbs Rehnquist, who served on the Court for thirty-three years, fourteen of them as Associate Justice (1972-86), nineteen as Chief Justice (to 2005).
William Hubbs Rehnquist provided steady leadership on the Court through turbulent decades.