Written Statements

From time to time, the Standing Committee is asked by the Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee to testify at a confirmation hearing. The Standing Committee primarily testifies at hearings for Supreme Court nominees and in cases where the Standing Committee has rated a nominee "Not Qualified." Below are links to all of the written statements submitted by the Standing Committee to the Senate Judiciary Committee since 1993.

115th Congress

  • Jonathan A. Kobes, nominated to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • Brett M. Kavanaugh, nominated to be an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
  • John M. O'Connor, nominated to be U.S. District Court for the Northern, Eastern and Western Districts of Oklahoma
            - Supplemental Statement, September 12, 2018
            - Statement, August 21, 2018
  • Brett J. Talley, nominated to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
  • Holly L. Teeter, nominated to the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas
  • Neil M. Gorsuch, nominated to be an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

114th Congress

111th Congress

  • Elena Kagan, nominated to be an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Sonia Sotomayor, nominated to be an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

109th Congress

108th Congress

  • Roger T. Benitez, nominated to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
  • Dora L. Irizarry, nominated to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

107th Congress

  • David Bunning, nominated to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky

103rd Congress