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No Holdup for Obama's Nominees for Federal Courts

Created on September 15, 2014

No Holdup for Obama's Nominees for Federal Courts

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Read the original report, "Obama’s Greatest Legacy: Remaking the Federal Courts," by Elizabeth Slattery.

In the first 19 months of President Obama’s second term in office, 104 of his judicial nominees have been confirmed. That’s more than twice the number of confirmations for President George W. Bush during the same period of his second term.

Source: Heritage Foundation research.

Tags: Obama, Bush, judicial-nominees, federal-courts