BuzzFeed: Trump Filled The Courts With Conservative Judges. It Won’t Be As Easy For Biden To Do The Same With Liberal Ones.

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Zoe Tillman

This excerpt is from a piece that originally ran on December 11, 2020.

Alliance for Justice also shared lists of several hundred potential nominees with Biden’s team shortly after the election. AFJ President Nan Aron said they hoped Biden would begin announcing nominees as soon as he’s sworn in, and expected a wave of judicial retirement and senior status announcements to follow in early 2021.

“We’re asking [the Biden administration] to be ready to fight for the nominees and to abide by the rules that were put in place by Senate Republicans to fast track the confirmation process,” Aron said.

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