Press Release

AFJ Applauds Appointments of Sens. Booker, Harris to Judiciary Committee

January 9, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 9 – Following the announcement that Sens. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Kamala Harris (D-CA) will join the Senate Judiciary Committee, Alliance for Justice President Nan Aron released the following statement:

“We are delighted that Sens. Booker and Harris will be joining the Senate Judiciary Committee as it takes up its critical work in the new year. These two Senators are champions for fair courts and access to justice for all, and will bring experience, intellect and discernment, as well as diversity, to the committee. We look forward to their valuable input as the committee makes decisions about the men and women who will be given lifetime appointments to the federal bench, and performs its critical oversight role with regard to the justice system that is meant to protect all our rights.”