Allison Jones Rushing

On August 27, 2018, President Trump nominated Allison Jones Rushing to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals for the seat previously held by Judge Allyson Kay Duncan, who is retiring. Rushing, who was born in 1982, appears to be the youngest person Trump has nominated for a seat on the circuit courts of appeals to date. Rushing’s record suggests she will not be a fair-minded and non-biased jurist, and Alliance for Justice opposes her nomination.