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OBAMA JUDICIAL APPOINTMENTS
Despite GOP Senate Control, Obama Seeks To Shape U.S. Judiciary
Obama Legacy Project Should Focus on Judicial Appointments
Attorney and books writer.
There are many things that Obama cannot control about his legacy, but he should use every tool available to leave the broad mark on the judiciary that he is constitutionally required to make.
Obama Judicial Vacancies Continue To Rise In Second Term, Face Issues
Judging Obama's Second Term
Associate Professor of Law at George Washington University Sch...
Presidents come and go, but federal judges stay. In the second term, it is important that President Obama find ways to focus his energies on judicial nominations, and find ways to ensure that the Senate does the same.
The Judicial Confirmation Crisis: The Threat to Diversity
Director, Washington Office of the NAACP Legal Defense & Educa...
We need the Senate confirmation process to function properly so that diversity of the bench can advance, not retreat. Instead, minority candidates are falling victim to the confirmation stalemate, even when they have strong bipartisan support.
Real Republicans Don't Filibuster
Former Bush White House Chief Ethics lawyer
A Republican filibuster would be surprising, since many Republicans are on record against filibustering judicial nominees.
Obama Renominates Five Stalled Judicial Appointees
David Hamilton: Republicans Block Obama's First Judiciary Nominee
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