Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer called the court “fallible” during an interview with CNN on Wednesday, though he added it has served the United States “pretty well.”
“It’s an institution that’s fallible, though over time it has served this country pretty well,” Breyer said. “As Mother used to say: every race, every religion, every point of view possible is held by people in this country. And it’s helped them to live together.”
The justice’s comments come as leftists cry for Breyer, 83, to retire — specifically in the hopes the Biden administration and the Democrat controlled Senate can appoint a liberal activist justice to “balance” the current Republican 6-3 majority.
Breyer is also regarded as a center-left sort of liberal, and the hardliners currently