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No Holdup for Obama's Nominees for Federal Courts

Created on March 7, 2014

No Holdup for Obama's Nominees for Federal Courts

Article ID: obama-nominees

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Read the original report, "First Filibusters, Now Blue Slips: A New Fight over Judicial Nominations."

In the first 12 months of President Obama’s second term in office, 43 of his judicial nominees have been confirmed. That’s nearly twice the number of confirmations for President George W. Bush during the same period of his second term.

Source: Heritage Foundation research.

Tags: obama, nominees, federal-court, bush