After reaching an agreement with Idaho Republican Sens. Mike Crapo (top left) and Jim Risch (top right), President Barack Obama (top center) last week nominated David Nye of Pocatello (bottom left) to replace U.S. District Court Judge Edward Lodge (bottom right). Nye is now one of 50 federal judicial nominees awaiting confirmation by the U.S. Senate, where votes have slowed to a trickle.
After reaching an agreement with Idaho Republican Sens. Mike Crapo (top left) and Jim Risch (top right), President Barack Obama (top center) last week nominated David Nye of Pocatello (bottom left) to replace U.S. District Court Judge Edward Lodge (bottom right). Nye is now one of 50 federal judicial nominees awaiting confirmation by the U.S. Senate, where votes have slowed to a trickle. Evan Vucci, Manuel Balce Ceneta, Doug Lindley AP, Courtesy of Jim Risch, Idaho State Journal, Courtesy of U.S. District Court
After reaching an agreement with Idaho Republican Sens. Mike Crapo (top left) and Jim Risch (top right), President Barack Obama (top center) last week nominated David Nye of Pocatello (bottom left) to replace U.S. District Court Judge Edward Lodge (bottom right). Nye is now one of 50 federal judicial nominees awaiting confirmation by the U.S. Senate, where votes have slowed to a trickle. Evan Vucci, Manuel Balce Ceneta, Doug Lindley AP, Courtesy of Jim Risch, Idaho State Journal, Courtesy of U.S. District Court

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April 12, 2016 2:33 PM

Idaho joins long wait list as Senate fails to act on judicial nominees

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