Norton To Lead CBC Forum On Lack Of Diversity In President Trump’s Judicial Nominees, Today
Norton to Lead CBC Forum on Lack of Diversity in President Trump’s Judicial Nominees, Today
Jan 9, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Judicial Nominations Working Group, will lead a CBC forum on the virtually unexamined issue of lack of diversity of President Trump’s nominees for the federal bench today, Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at 3:30 p.m., in 2253 Rayburn House Office Building. Trump is nominating judges at a much faster rate than his predecessors, and more than 90 percent of his nominees have been white, a higher percentage of white judges than any president in 30 years.
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