New York Post: Senate judicial appointments trundle on — without Dianne Feinstein

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Jon Levine

This excerpt is from a piece that originally ran on May 6, 2023.

Mississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith used a blue slip to block the appointment of Scott Colom to the federal Northern District of Mississippi, Roll Call reported.

“As Republicans delay and block highly-qualified, diverse Biden judicial nominees, we are counting on you to act to limit their bad faith and to implement the necessary reforms to ensure that President Biden can fill every judicial vacancy,” a list of progressive groups including Demand Justice and Alliance for Justice wrote in a letter to Durbin on Tuesday.

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