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Judicial vacancies jump to 172 and liberal obstruction holds steady

President Trump had a record number of federal circuit court judges confirmed during his first year in office; however, the number of judicial vacancies continues to rise and the Democratic minority continues to stall votes for every judicial nominee. Last Friday, President Trump intended to renominate 21 judicial picks including Kyle Duncan of Louisiana for the 5th U.S. court of appeals, whom he had nominated last year but has yet to receive a confirmation vote. The National Review has the inside scoop from Carrie Severino: Though 2017 saw a record number of federal circuit court judges confirmed during a President’s first year in office, the ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Thanks Senator Kennedy for Supporting Kyle Duncan’s Nomination to Fifth Circuit

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today in response to Senator John Kennedy’s (R-LA) announcement he will vote to confirm Kyle Duncan to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. “On behalf of our nationwide network of more than three million supporters, Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund thanks Senator John Kennedy for supporting Kyle Duncan’s nomination to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. President Trump nominated Kyle Duncan because he is well-qualified and will interpret our Constitution and laws as they were written, like Justice Neil Gorsuch. We call on the full ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Calls on Sen. Kennedy to Stand With Louisianans in Support of Kyle Duncan

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, praising President Trump’s nominee to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Kyle Duncan and calling on Senator Kennedy to join Louisianans in supporting his nomination. “Since his days as a candidate, President Trump has promised to nominate judges in the mold of the late Justice Antonin Scalia — that is, judges who will interpret the Constitution and our laws as they are written — and the president has more than delivered. He nominated now-Justice Neil Gorsuch, who has proven to be exactly the type of judge President Trump ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Calls on Senate to Swiftly Vote on Kyle Duncan’s Nomination to Fifth Circuit

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today supporting Kyle Duncan’s nomination to serve on the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund and our network of grassroots activists thank President Trump for nominating Kyle Duncan to serve on the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in his native Louisiana. Mr. Duncan has a distinguished legal resume, serving the state of Louisiana as solicitor general and standing up for Americans’ First Amendment rights at the Supreme Court during the Hobby Lobby case. We call on the Senate to swiftly move Kyle Duncan’s ...