U.S. Senate confirms two nominees to Article III judgeships

The U.S. Senate confirmed two of President Joe Biden’s (D) federal judicial nominees to lifetime Article III judgeships on Dec. 15:

To date, 31 of Biden’s appointees have been confirmed. For historical comparison since 1981, the following list shows the date by which the past six presidents had 31 Article III judicial nominees confirmed by the Senate:

Also on Dec. 15, President Biden announced his intent to nominate nine individuals to Article III judgeships and three individuals to the Superior Court of the District of Columbia.

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