Klobuchar Won’t Release Names of Potential Judicial Nominees

Washington Free Beacon | 6/26/2019 | Zach Faria
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Senator Amy Klobuchar (D., Minn.) told NPR that she would not reveal the names of her potential judicial nominees unless she won the presidency.

"I think that you interview people, you make decisions — you can't do that as a candidate. You can't vet them like you should. As a candidate you don't have the FBI," Klobuchar said.

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The New York Times reported last month that liberal activists were identifying potential judicial vacancies and possible replacements. The initiative, named Building the Bench, is designed to help a Democratic president start filling judicial vacancies immediately upon taking office. There are nearly 100 judges nominated by Presidents Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, and Jimmy Carter who could open up vacancies as soon as inauguration day.

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