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|Office||Associate Justice |
|Filing Deadline|| June 01, 2009 - 12:00pm|
|Polls Open|| August 06, 2009 - 02:00pm|
|Polls Close|| August 06, 2009 - 01:15pm|
|Term Start|| August 08, 2009 - 02:00pm|
|Term End|| 00, 2060 - 12:00pm|
|Last Modified||Andy June 21, 2010 06:59pm|
Nominee: Sonia Sotomayor, of New York, to be an Associate Justice of the |
Supreme Court of the United States, vice David H. Souter, retiring.
Confirmation hearings are scheduled for July 13.
Nomination placed on the Senate Calendar on July 28, 2009.
Senator Edward Kennedy (D-MA)supported the nominee, but was absent from voting due to illness.