As Administration Fills Vacancies, Who Are Trump's Judicial Nominees?Play
While much focus goes to Supreme Court nominations, the GOP also currently has a lot of power to appoint judges to lower courts throughout the country. The Trump administration is now getting judges confirmed at a faster rate than previous presidencies.
Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Emily Bazelon (@emilybazelon), staff writer at the New York Times Magazine and a fellow at Yale Law School, about the vacancies being filled and what it means for the GOP.
This segment aired on November 17, 2017.