President Obama Prepares to Fight for Judicial Nominees

by Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – When President Obama announced his nominees to fill vacancies at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, everyone watching knew that he was in for a fight. A report published in March Read More


The Jury is Out on Obama’s Fight to Confirm Judges

by George E. Curry NNPA Columnist The next major showdown in Washington may not be over how best to reduce the deficit or involve another Obama cabinet appointment. Look for sparks to fly over the president’s constitutional prerogative to nominee federal judges and the Senate’s Read More