Obama’s Judicial Legacy: The Final Chapter

@article{Slotnick2017ObamasJL,
  title={Obama’s Judicial Legacy: The Final Chapter},
  author={Elliot E. Slotnick and S. Schiavoni and S. Goldman},
  journal={Journal of Law and Courts},
  year={2017},
  volume={5},
  pages={363 - 422}
}
This article looks at the appointment and confirmation politics of President Obama’s nominees during the 114th Congress in which unprecedented obstruction and delay of Obama's nominees including the Supreme Court nomination of Merrick Garland occurred. This is placed within the overall context of Obama’s impact on the judiciary. The demographic portrait of the Obama judiciary is sketched with special attention to the historic record of diverse nontraditional appointees. We conclude with a look… Expand
4 Citations

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 48 REFERENCES
Writing the Book of Judges: Part 2: Confirmation Politics in the 113th Congress
  • 2
Fixing the Federal Judicial Selection Process
  • 3
  • PDF
Cooperative Judicial Nominations During the Obama Administration
  • 1
Are Judges Political?: An Empirical Analysis of the Federal Judiciary
  • 229
Judicial Hostility Toward Labor Unions? Applying the Social Background Model to a Celebrated Concern
  • 44
  • PDF
...
1
2
3
4
5
...