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Sotomayor Nomination Tops Week's Political News

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Sotomayor Nomination Tops Week's Political News

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Sotomayor Nomination Tops Week's Political News

Sotomayor Nomination Tops Week's Political News

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President Obama made a big decision this week, and it wasn't what kind of mustard to order on his burger. He nominated U.S. Appeals Court Judge Sonia Sotomayor for the Supreme Court — and already the "race" word is flying.

Host Scott Simon talks with NPR News Analyst Juan Williams about the week in politics, including the debate over the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor.