This excerpt is from a piece that originally ran on November 15, 2022.
Supporters of the president’s nominees applauded the Senate Judiciary Committee for moving on the nominations, even during a lame-duck session.
“The Senate has not even been back in session for 24 hours and we are already seeing a burst of momentum,” said Rakim H.D. Brooks, president of Alliance for Justice.
“Our federal courts should not have to wait to see these distinguished jurists take their new positions. We look forward to seeing them advanced out of committee and confirmed by the full Senate before this Congress ends,” he said.