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Editorial Boards in all 50 states and DC praise the ESA and Endangered & Threatened Species (more than 600 Editorials sortable by publication)

UPDATED: CONGRESS, PRESIDENT REAGAN, COURTS & EDITORIAL BOARDS AGREE: CITIZEN ACCESS TO COURT NEEDED TO ENFORCE ENVIRONMENTAL & OTHER SAFEGUARDS

DELAYS OF THREE HISTORIC UNOPPOSED HISPANIC JUDICIAL NOMINEES:

L. Felipe Restrepo (3RD CIRCUIT)  AWAITS FLOOR VOTE AFTER COMMITTEE July 9, 2015 VOICE VOTE to fill judicial emergency;

Kara Farnandez Stoll (Federal Circuit) (FED. CIRCUIT) CONFIRMED 95-0 ON BELATED JULY 7, 2015 FLOOR VOTE;

ARMANDO BONILLA SEN. COTTON BLOCKED FLOOR VOTES FOR 5 COURT OF FEDERAL CLAIMS NOMINEES COMMITTEE APPROVED IN 2014 AND 2015 INCLUDING FIRST HISPANIC

American Bar Association Judicial Vacancies

HEARING NEEDED: Mary Barzee Flores (S.D. of FL)

Judicial Conference March 19, 2015 submitted request for 73 new judgeships and conversion of 9 temporary into permanent judgeships.

TEXAS EDITORIAL BOARDS: FILL FEDERAL JUDICIAL VACANCIES (05/19/15) DOZENS OF TEXAS EDITORIAL BOARD OPINIONS

UPDATED: IOWA EDITORIAL BOARDS: FILL FEDERAL JUDICIAL VACANCIES (06/19/15) MORE THAN 30 IOWA EDITORIAL BOARD OPINIONS

PENNSYLVANIA EDITORIAL BOARDS: FILL FEDERAL JUDICIAL VACANCIES (05/14/15) MORE THAN 70 PENNSYLVANIA EDITORIAL BOARD OPINIONS

Judicial Nominations: Accomplishments and the Work That Lies Ahead, White House Counsel Neil Eggleston (12/17/2014)

SENATE 52-48 VOTE: MAJORITY NOT 60 VOTES ENDS FILIBUSTERS OF NON-SUPREME COURT NOMINEES 

D.C. Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals Fully staffed- finally

PHOTOS OF OBAMA NOMINEES BLOCKED BY GOP SENATORS (Huff Post, 11/13/13) Why Does The GOP Have A Problem With These People? (Huff Post, 11/13/13)

WHITE HOUSE STATEMENTS Infographic: This is the First Time Our Judicial Pool Has Been This Diverse; 12/17/2014

President Obama’s judicial nominees, including: 

Ronnie L. White (E.D. Mo.) CONFIRMED July 16, 2014 on a 53-44 vote

Srikanth ("Sri") Srinivasan D.C. Circuit NOMINATED 6/11/12 CONFIRMED 97-0 5/23/2013

Caitlin Halligan D.C. Circuit 54-45 and 51-41 votes (short of 60 needed to end filibuster) WITHDRAWN

Robert Bacharach Tenth Circuit: FILIBUSTERED 56-34 7/30/12 CONFIRMED 93-0 2/25/13

Goodwin Liu Ninth Circuit FILIBUSTERED & WITHDRAWN; confirmed to CA Supreme Court

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