Senate Confirms First Trump Judicial Nominee to Lower Courts
This article comes from Breitbart.com
by Ken Klukowski
WASHINGTON, DC—The Senate on Thursday confirmed President Donald Trump’s first nominee to a federal court under the level of the Supreme Court, voting 52-44 to confirm Judge Amul Thapar to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
Trump’s successful elevation of Justice Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court remains one of the highlights thus far of the Trump presidency, but Supreme Court appointments are few and far between; presidents typically average slightly more than two High Court picks during their tenure in office.