5 facts about Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland

President Barack Obama held a meeting at the White House rose garden on Wednesday, March 16. After the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, Obama nominated Democratic judge Merrick Garland to fill the vacancy, even with a lack of cooperation from Republican Senators. Learn more about Garland in our interactive graphic.

Infographic by Alex Harring. Photo credit www.amny.com