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President Sends Group of Ten Nominations to the Senate for Confirmation

Federal judges, attorneys, and marshals included

President Trump presented a group of nominations to the Senate for confirmation: 
  • Brent R. Bunn, to be United States Marshal for the District of Idaho for the term of four years, replacing Brian Todd Underwood, whose term expired.
  • Robert J. Colville, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, replacing Arthur J. Schwab, who retired.
  • Timothy J. Downing, to be United States Attorney for the Western District of Oklahoma for the term of four years, replacing Sanford C. Coats, who resigned.
  • Michael Blaine East, to be United States Marshal for the Eastern District of North Carolina for the term of four years, replacing Scott Jerome Parker, who resigned.
  • Stephanie L. Haines, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, replacing David S. Cercone, who retired.
  • Jason K. Pulliam, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Texas, replacing Sam Sparks, who retired.
  • Matthew H. Solomson, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years, replacing Emily Clark Hewitt, who retired.
  • David Austin Tapp, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years, replacing Lynn Jeanne Bush, whose term expired.
  • Dale Cabaniss, to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management for a term of four years, replacing Jeff Tien Han Pon.
  • Andeliz N. Castillo, to be United States Alternate Executive Director of the Inter-American Development Bank, replacing Eliot Pedrosa.
Sources: The White House
As the Lord Leads, pray with us:
  • For each leader by name, that God would bless them and give them wisdom in their roles.
  • For the Senate as they evaluate the potential nominees and that their decisions to confirm them would be according to God's will. 
  • For President Trump as he continues to make nominations and important decisions. May the Lord guide his heart and his choices.