Returned nominations at the end of a president's first year
*Does not include 162 of Bush’s pending nominations returned by the Senate during the August recess in 2001, as was required by congressional procedure.
This count includes all returned civilian nominations submitted to the Senate, including judges, marshals and U.S. attorneys. Nominations were returned at the end of the each congressional session which occurred January of the following year.
Data as of Jan. 3, 2022.
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