Senate confirmations

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Why are Senate Republicans giving any more judges to Obama in his lame duck year?

Rick Manning, Americans for Limited Government

Now with the funding bill passed into law and the power of the purse ceded, the confirmation process is perhaps the last remaining constitutional power that the Republicans in the Senate hold over this Administration, and they should use it. If President Obama wants a nominee confirmed, he should be forced to start following the law in other areas.