Biden declines comment on reports of Justice Breyer’s retirement from SCOTUS

At an event with private sector CEOs on Wednesday, President Biden declined to comment on reports that Justice Stephen Breyer will retire from the Supreme Court. "There have been no announcements from Justice Breyer,” Biden said, adding that he would “talk about it later.”

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JOE BIDEN: Every justice has the right and opportunity to decide what he or she is going to do and announce it on their own. There has been no announcement from Justice Breyer. Let him make whatever statement he's going to make. And I'll be happy to talk about it later. Thank you so much.

- Mr. President.


Sir. We're going to--

JOE BIDEN: I'll be happy to talk about this later. I'm going to get into this issue. OK?