The following is a list of the 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 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.
09/22/2014 – Another First Draft Exclusive: A Presidential Nomination Is Dead
The quest by President Obama to put Michael P. Boggs – who supported the Confederate flag and opposed abortion – on the federal bench in Georgia is over. read full story
09/08/2014 – After Long Wait, Senate Confirms Pryor to Federal Appeals Bench
A 2 1/2-year odyssey for Jill Pryor ended Monday night when the U.S. Senate confirmed her to serve as a judge on the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta. read full story
09/05/2014 – JNC CUTS LIST TO 3 FOR OPEN DISTRICT SEAT (UPDATED)
Congrats to the finalists. Now it's up to Nelson/Rubio and Obama for the nomination. 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.