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Senate Rejects Sen. Larry Craig’s Unconstitutional Assault on States, Localities and Parks (12/13/07)
Earthjustice Press Release on Senator Craig's failed amendment to Farm Bill.

Brown Confirmation Deals Heavy Blow to Environmental Protections (06/08/05)
Vote puts Justice Brown in a position to undermine public health & conservation laws

Janice Rogers Brown is the Wrong Nominee for the Wrong Court (06/06/05)
Senate should reject Brown’s nomination to a lifetime seat on the DC Circuit

35 Environmental Groups Oppose Nomination of Janice Rogers Brown (11/06/03)
Janice Rogers Brown's nomination to the United States Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit scheduled for committee vote today.

Extremist Judicial Nominee Passes on Largely Partisan Vote (07/09/03)
Victor Wolski's ideology makes him uniquely unqualified for the Court of Federal Claims

Judicial Nominee Called Unqualified and Unnecessary (07/07/03)
As a self-proclaimed ideologue on the issues he would decide, Victor Wolski is uniquely unqualified for the Court of Federal Claims

President Bush's Court-Packing Plan Continues with Two More Controversial Nominees Before Senate (03/12/03)
Victor Wolski, Justice Priscilla Owen scheduled for hearings