First, Ginsburg was a champion of equal rights, and there have only been four women to serve on the Supreme Court.
Lagoa, the first Hispanic woman to serve on the Florida Supreme Court, is a Cuban-American and Florida native.
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Rushing clerked for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas for the 2010-11 term and clerked for Neil Gorsuch before he was on the high court.
Thapar, 51, a conservative who serves the 6th Circuit in Kentucky, would be the first Asian-American on the Supreme Court.