John Roberts Sworn in as U.S. Chief Justice At a White House ceremony Sept. 29, John G. Roberts is sworn in as the 17th chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. Earlier, the Senate voted 78-22 to confirm Roberts' nomination to succeed the late William Rehnquist.
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John Roberts Sworn in as U.S. Chief Justice

The Senate votes 78-to-22 to confirm John Roberts as U.S. chief justice.

Witnesses Weigh in on Nominee Roberts

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Senators Seek Last Assurances from Roberts

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Roberts Hearings Begin with Talk of Agendas

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