Elena Kagan accepts President Obama's nomination.
Solicitor general would be court's third woman.
Progressive judge is the fourth candidate to meet with the president.
Sidney Thomas gets face time with both Obama and Biden.
President says this won't be the only basis for his Supreme Court pick.
One woman on the shortlist provides her objective thoughts.
"What is the difference between the pager and the e-mail?" Justice Roberts asks.
The decision could come as soon as next week! Or over a month from now!
The Supreme Court has your back.
Not to mention the fact that they're "doers."
She once called "don't ask, don't tell" "a profound wrong — a moral injustice of the first order."
This seems like a bad move.
The White House tries to tamp down the rumors.
Citing "conservative activists" but quoting none, the 'Journal' gets a jump on an inevitable story line.
Orrin Hatch has heard things about Hillary. That's about all we know, though.
Still, they say it's highly unlikely.
John Roberts says it's like losing a family member.
Some prominent liberals are voicing their support.