Las Vegas Review-Journal: Senate panel backs nomination of 2 to federal bench in Nevada
This excerpt is from a piece that originally ran on January 20, 2022.
Biden has moved quickly since his election to nominate a diverse slate of candidates for the federal courts. The Senate has confirmed more than 40 of his nominees, with three fourths of those women and more than half being people of color.
By contrast, three fourths of former President Donald Trump’s nominees were white and male, according to the liberal-leaning Alliance for Justice.