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Nomination for United States District Court Judges

November 19, 1993

The President nominated eleven individuals to be U.S. district court judges. They are:

Fred Biery, Western District of Texas

W. Royal Furgeson, Western District of Texas

Orlando Garcia, Western District of Texas

John Hannah, Eastern District of Texas

Janis Graham Jack, Southern District of Texas

Franklin D. Burgess, Western District of Washington

Michael J. Davis, District of Minnesota

Ancer Haggerty, District of Oregon

Michael A. Ponsor, District of Massachusetts

Marjorie O. Rendell, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Lesley Brooks Wells, Northern District of Ohio

"As the Senate completes its work for this session, I am very pleased at the progress we have made in filling judicial vacancies," said the President. "We have nominated more Federal judges by Thanksgiving than any of my recent predecessors and have appointed judges who are marked by both their excellence and commitment to public service. I intend to continue on this course when the Congress returns next year."

NOTE: Biographies of the nominees were made available by the Office of the Press Secretary.

William J. Clinton, Nomination for United States District Court Judges Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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