Sonia Sotomayor a 54 year old federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, was nominated by President Barack Obama for appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court to replace retiring Justice David Souter. Sotomayor is of Latina of Puerto Rican descent, and was born in the Bronx. Her father died when she was nine, and she was raised by her mother. Sotomayor graduated with an A.B., summa cum laude, from Princeton in 1976, and received her J.D. from Yale Law School in 1979, where she was an editor at the Yale Law Journal.
The GOP talking points states this about Sonia Sotomayor:
Isn't that the equivalent of calling her a dumb b**ch?