Washington, UNITED STATES
Chief Justice nominee John Roberts speaks with Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) in Washington.
Chief Justice nominee John Roberts (R) and his wife Jane speak with Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) at the conclusion of the third day of his testimony of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington September 14, 2005. Roberts said on Wednesday that if confirmed by the Senate he would seek consensus on the often bitterly divided Supreme Court and clear rulings to help guide lower courts. REUTERS/Jason Reed JIR/YH