The following is a list of the five judgeships that have been vacant for longer than all others. Click on any vacancy for more information, or click below for information on all judicial vacancies.
The following is a list of the five judicial nominees who have been waiting the longest for confirmation. Click on any nominee for more information, or click below for information on all pending judicial nominees.
11/22/2013 – Judicial Nominations at a Glance
View comparisons of the rate and number of confirmations and nominations under the last three presidents. Also see our nominations infographic! read full story
12/05/2013 – Senate To Move Quickly On Nominations
Democrats will take advantage of new Senate rules and rush to confirm six of President Barack Obama’s most prominent nominations over the next two weeks. read full story
12/05/2013 – deGravelles Is The Choice To Replace U.S. District Judge Brady
Baton Rouge lawyer John W. deGravelles is the choice to replace U.S. District Judge James J. Brady as a full-time judge in the Middle District of Louisiana. read full story
12/04/2013 – Ruemmler Delays Departure As White House Counsel
Kathryn Ruemmler will stay at her post as White House counsel for a few more months, delaying her return to private practice in New York until spring, an Obama administration official said Wednesday. read full story
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The following are selected statements by senators and congressmen concerning judicial nominations. Click on the link to view the item.