Nominations to Article III Lower Courts by President George W. Bush During the 110th Congress

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This report tracks nominations made by President George W. Bush to judgeships on the U.S. courts of appeals, the U.S. district courts, and the U.S. Court of International Trade. It lists and keeps count of all nominations made to these courts during the 110th Congress, including pertinent actions taken by the Senate Judiciary Committee and the full Senate. It also tracks the number of judicial vacancies on the courts (including vacancies classified by the federal judiciary as "judicial emergencies"), the number of nominations pending to fill the vacancies, and the names of the pending nominees. It presents the number of ... continued below

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Rutkus, Denis Steven; Scott, Kevin M. & Bearden, Maureen May 30, 2008.

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  • Main Title: Nominations to Article III Lower Courts by President George W. Bush During the 110th Congress
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This report tracks nominations made by President George W. Bush to judgeships on the U.S. courts of appeals, the U.S. district courts, and the U.S. Court of International Trade. It lists and keeps count of all nominations made to these courts during the 110th Congress, including pertinent actions taken by the Senate Judiciary Committee and the full Senate. It also tracks the number of judicial vacancies on the courts (including vacancies classified by the federal judiciary as "judicial emergencies"), the number of nominations pending to fill the vacancies, and the names of the pending nominees. It presents the number of persons nominated by President Bush to each category of lower Article III court during his entire presidency (breaking down each total to show the number confirmed, pending, returned and not re-nominated, and withdrawn). Last, it provides a tabular comparison of President Bush's lower court nominee statistics with those of the four Presidents who immediately preceded him.

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  • May 30, 2008

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Rutkus, Denis Steven; Scott, Kevin M. & Bearden, Maureen. Nominations to Article III Lower Courts by President George W. Bush During the 110th Congress, report, May 30, 2008; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc462139/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.