Tag Archives: Sri Srinivasan

Can “Human Drama” Help To Fill the D.C. Circuit’s Three Empty Seats?

David Fontana of George Washington School of Law has a piece on the Huffington Post suggesting that President Obama can pick up the pace of judicial confirmations if he “nominate[s] progressives who happen to have been appointed or hired by Republicans” and “create[s] nomination hearings that have more human drama and less legal theory.”

The D.C. Circuit may offer the best opportunity to test Fontana’s theory. Continue reading


Obama Taps Two for D.C. Circuit

President Obama just nominated Srikanth “Sri” Srinivasan to the D.C. Circuit and renominated Caitlin Halligan, Charles Savage reports at the New York Times. Continue reading