04/27/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Obama Nominates Two For Federal Judgeships In Illinois

Two Illinoisans have been nominated by President Barack Obama for federal judgeships for the Northern District of Illinois: Sharon Coleman and Gary Feinerman.

Coleman was elected in 2008 as a judge on the Illinois Appellate Court. She was a Cook County Circuit Court judge from 1996-2008.

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