Obama announces diverse set of judicial nominees amid complaints from black lawmakers

  • Article by: NEDRA PICKLER , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 6, 2014 - 3:42 AM

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama nominated a diverse group of candidates Wednesday to be judges as the White House tries to address concerns from black lawmakers about minority representation on the federal bench.

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timetofaceitFeb. 5, 14 3:06 PM

Do you think Obama cares about the color of your skin? Look at the unemployment rate among African American's before he took office. Look at it now. Your income has dropped, and a large number of blacks are receiving entitlements. Obama appointed the most liberal people he could find, and that is color blind.

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Seawaves AheadFeb. 6, 14 2:48 PM

"If confirmed by the Senate"? Please don't pretend any Senate oversight still exists. The new Senate rules don't require hearings or back ground checks of any kind. Sen. Reid just calls for a vote and all the Democrats rubber stamp the nomination without any questions or debate.

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