Senate Judiciary Committee

The United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, informally the Senate Judiciary Committee, is a standing committee of the United States Senate, of the United States Congress. The Judiciary Committee, with 20 members, is in charge of conducting hearings prior to the Senate votes on confirmation of federal judges nominated by the president. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
The Senate Judiciary Committee has 1335 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1981, Attorney General Nomination Confirmation. The year with the most videos was 2013 with 81 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 11,634 views per program. Most appearances with Patrick J. Leahy (12), Jeff Sessions (8), John Cornyn (5). Most common tags: Kagan, Elena, Roberts, John, Sotomayor, Sonia.

Recent Programs

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    Business meeting to consider S.2946, to amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the meaning of the terms “act of war”…

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    Hearings to examine the nominations of Ryan Douglas Nelson, of Idaho, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit,…

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    Business meeting to consider S.2245, to include New Zealand in the list of foreign states whose nationals are eligible for…

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    Hearings to examine the eligibility requirements for the Radiation Exposure Compensation Program to ensure all downwinders…

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Members

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