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Biden moves quickly on confirming judges, lags behind with other vacancies

August 10, 2021

At this point in prior presidencies, for example, 293 of Obama’s nominees were confirmed and 283 of George W. Bush’s were confirmed. Just 115 of Biden’s nominees have made it all the way through the process, according to the Partnership for Public Service.