President Barack Obama today announced three nominees for federal judgeships in Illinois: Sara Lee Ellis and Andrea R. Wood for the Chicago-based Northern District and Colin Stirling Bruce for the Springfield-based Central District.
"I am honored to put forward these highly qualified candidates for the federal bench," Obama said in a statement. "They will be distinguished public servants and valuable additions to the United States District Court."
The nominations must be confirmed by the U.S. Senate. ...More HERE