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Monday, June 8, 2015

Mitch McConnell backs away from vow of federal judgeship freeze

Posted By on Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 6:46 AM

The Hill quotes a spokesman for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell backing away from his statement last week that President Obama wouldn't get another confirmation for a nominee to vacancies on federal appellate courts.

Reason: Some Republican senators have been working to confirm some Obama nominees for circuit court seats covering their states.


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