Tuesday, May 10, 2005
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Four Years and Counting

John Lott compiles info on the wait Bush nominees continue to suffer.
Appeals Court Nominees Days to confirmation (average number of days) 69.824 Carter 68.265 Reagan 92.462 Bush I 230.6462 Clinton 262.7576 Bush II District Court Nominees Days to confirmation (average number of days) 70.715 Carter 68.0625 Reagan 102.0694 Bush I 132.2904 Clinton 157.3533 Bush II DC Appeals Court Nominees Days to confirmation (average number of days) 86.25 Carter 70.077 Reagan 84.75 Bush I 242.143 Clinton 729 Bush II Appeals Court Nominees confirmation rate in percent (average rate) 93.443 Carter 89.3617 Reagan 78 Bush I 74.157 Clinton 66.6667 Bush II District Court Nominees confirmation rate in percent (average rate) 93.088 Carter 96.053 Reagan 78.075 Bush I 87.896 Clinton 96.610 Bush II DC Appeals Court Nominees confirmation rate in percent (average rate) 100 Carter 81.25 Reagan 88.889 Bush I 77.778 Clinton 20 Bush II