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Weekly Update: 8/23/2019

Vacancies: Courts of Appeals: Current Vacancies: 4 (± 0 this week)Future Vacancies: 3(± 0)District Courts: Current Vacancies: 99(± 0)Future Vacancies: 11 (± 0) Pending Nominations: Courts of Appeals: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 0 (± 0 this week)Hearings held and still in Committee: 1 (± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 0(± 0) District Courts: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 7(± 0)Hearings held and still in Committee: 5(± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 23 (± 0) Court of Federal Claims: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 1(± 0)Hearings held and still in Committee: 1(± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 2 (± 0) Tax Court: Pending before Senate Finance Committee without hearing: 1 (± 0)Hearings held and still in Committee: 0(± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 1 (± 0) Floor Action:
Nominations Confirmed:
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This Week in the Senate: 8/19/2019

This week, the Senate is out of session, with senators back in their home-states for the August work period. Pro forma sessions (to prevent recess appointments) will be held on August 20th and August 23rd. Next week, the Senate will remain in recess.

Weekly Update: 8/16/2019

Vacancies: Courts of Appeals: Current Vacancies: 4 (± 0 this week)Future Vacancies: 3(+ 1)Gerald Bard Tjoflat, Eleventh Circuit, senior status, TBD, 1/12 seats vacant¹District Courts: Current Vacancies: 99(± 0)Future Vacancies: 11 (± 0) Pending Nominations: Courts of Appeals: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 0 (± 0 this week)Hearings held and still in Committee: 1 (± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 0(± 0) District Courts: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 7(± 0)Hearings held and still in Committee: 5(± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 23 (± 0) Court of Federal Claims: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 1(± 0)Hearings held and still in Committee: 1(± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 2 (± 0) Tax Court: Pending before Senate Finance Committee without hearing: 1 (± 0)Hearings held and still in Committee: 0(± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Ex…

This Week in the Senate: 8/12/2019

This week, the Senate is out of session, with senators back in their home-states for the August work period. Pro forma sessions (to prevent recess appointments) will be held on August 13th and August 16th. Next week, the Senate will remain in recess.

Weekly Update: 8/9/2019

Vacancies: Courts of Appeals: Current Vacancies: 4 (± 0 this week)Future Vacancies: 2 (± 0)District Courts: Current Vacancies: 99(± 0)Future Vacancies: 11 (+ 1)Stephen N. Limbaugh Jr., Eastern District of Missouri, senior status, August 1, 2020, 2/9 seats vacant Pending Nominations: Courts of Appeals: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 0 (± 0 this week)Hearings held and still in Committee: 1 (± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 0(± 0) District Courts: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 7(± 0)Hearings held and still in Committee: 5(± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 23 (± 0) Court of Federal Claims: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 1(± 0)Hearings held and still in Committee: 1(± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 2 (± 0) Tax Court: Pending before Senate Finance Committee without hearing: 1 (± 0)Hearings held and still in Committee: 0(± 0)Reported out …

This Week in the Senate: 8/5/2019

This week, the Senate is out of session, with senators back in their home-states for the August work period. Pro forma sessions (to prevent recess appointments) will be held on August 6th and August 9th. Next week, the Senate will remain in recess.

Weekly Update: 8/2/2019

Vacancies: Courts of Appeals: Current Vacancies: 4 (± 0 this week)Future Vacancies: 2 (± 0)District Courts: Current Vacancies: 99(- 14)¹Rebecca Beach Smith, Eastern District of Virginia, senior status, August 1, 2019, 2/11 seats vacantFuture Vacancies: 10 (± 0) Pending Nominations: Courts of Appeals: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 0 (± 0 this week)Hearings held and still in Committee: 1 (± 0)Reported out of Committee/Pending on Executive Calendar: 0(± 0) District Courts: Pending before Senate Judiciary Committee without hearing: 7(- 3)Hearings held and still in Committee: 5(+ 3)R. Austin Huffaker, Jr., of Alabama, to be a United States District Judge for the Middle District of Alabama (hearing held, July 31, 2019)Lee Philip Rudofsky, of Arkansas, to be a United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas (hearing held, July 31, 2019)Justin Reed Walker, of Kentucky, to be a United States District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky (hearing hel…