Sonia Sotomayor was sworn in as a Supreme Court justice in 2009, but backlogs plague the federal judiciary. The Senate needs to confirm qualified nominees.
Sonia Sotomayor was sworn in as a Supreme Court justice in 2009, but backlogs plague the federal judiciary. The Senate needs to confirm qualified nominees. J. Scott Applewhite AP
Sonia Sotomayor was sworn in as a Supreme Court justice in 2009, but backlogs plague the federal judiciary. The Senate needs to confirm qualified nominees. J. Scott Applewhite AP