On Monday, the Senate voted 94-0 to confirm Julie Carnes to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
That same day, the Brennan Center for Justice released a report on court delays and unmanageable workloads in the courts caused by persistent judicial vacancies.
The Senate continued to act on judicial nominations the following day, voting to invoke cloture and then confirm three district court nominees:
Robin Rosenberg, nominated to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 58-42 for cloture, confirmed 100-0;
John D. deGravelles, nominated to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, 57-39 for cloture, confirmed 100-0; and
André Birotte, Jr., nominated to the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, 56-43 for cloture, confirmed 100-0.