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Biographies of U.S. Judges 1789- present (Federal Judicial Center)
   U.S. Supreme Court
      Statistics:Supreme Court Nominations 1789-present
 Nomination Hearings for Justices
 Senators on the Supreme Court
      Essays:A Chief Justice Rejected (Rutledge) December 15, 1795
 Senate Tries Supreme Court Justice (Chase) November 30, 1804
 Committee Grills Nominee (Stone) January 28, 1925
 Judicial Tempest: Supreme Court Nominee Rejected (Parker) May 7, 1930
 Supreme Court Nominee Refuses to Testify (Minton) October 1, 1949
 Filibuster Derails Supreme Court Appointment (Fortas) October 1, 1968
    U.S. District and Circuit Courts
      Statistics:1977-2003 (PDF)
 1945-1976 (PDF)
      Committee:Status of Article III Judicial Nominations
      Statistics:Members (Addresses and Web sites)
 Senate consideration 2001-present
 Senate consideration 1977-present (PDF)
 Rejected or Withdrawn
      Essays:First Cabinet Rejection (Taney) June 24, 1834
 Cabinet Nomination Defeated (Strauss) June 19, 1959
 Pinned: Two Senators Wrestle to Settle a Question (Collins) July 9, 1964
      Directories:Diplomatic List (U.S. State Department)
 Chiefs of Mission 1778-2004 (U.S. State Department)
      Directory:Plum Book
Recess Appointments
      Reports:Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)
 Federal Recess Judges

See Also:  Filibuster