While it’s common for celebrities to threaten to leave the country if a particular candidate becomes president, it’s rare to hear it from Supreme Court justices. But Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg made just such a comment about Donald Trump, according to The New York Times.
Ginsburg is quoted in the report saying: “I can’t imagine what this place would be — I can’t imagine what the country would be — with Donald Trump as our president. For the country, it could be four years. For the court, it could be — I don’t even want to contemplate that.”
She adds that she was reminded of something her husband, the late tax attorney Martin D. Ginsburg, would have said: “‘Now it’s time for us to move to New Zealand.’”
Ginsburg was interviewed Friday in her chambers. Please click on the link near the top of this story to read the full article.