I'm confident that she has a conservative judicial philosophy that you'd be comfortable with, Rush. I've worked closely with Harriet for five years. I've seen her and worked closely with her, hand-in-glove with her, really, through this process of reviewing candidates for the Supreme Court, and that's how we got to the Roberts nomination. She believes very deeply in the importance of interpreting the Constitution and the laws as written. She won't legislate from the federal bench, and the president has great confidence in her judicial philosophy, has known her for many years, and I share that confidence based on my own personal experience.
October 3, 2005
"I'm confident that she has a conservative judicial philosophy that you'd be comfortable with, Rush."
Here's the transcript of Dick Cheney talking about Harriet Miers on Rush Limbaugh's show today: