The Senate confirmed by voice vote two more of President Barack Obama’s U.S. Attorney nominees late Tuesday night.
- Pamela C. Marsh (Northern District of Florida): An of counsel for Akerman Senterfitt LLP and former Assistant U.S. Attorney, Marsh succeeds George Miller, who stepped down as U.S. Attorney in 2008. Read more about her here.
- Peter J. Smith (Middle District of Pennsylvania): The former deputy state treasurer for the Pennsylvania Treasury Department and former Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania succeeds Martin C. Carlson, who resigned as U.S. Attorney last year. Read more about Smith here.
Senate has now confirmed 57 of Obama’s U.S. Attorney nominees, including four confirmed earlier on Tuesday. The chamber has yet to consider another 15 U.S. Attorney nominees who are waiting for votes in the Senate Judiciary Committee.