Sen. Moran Statement on the Confirmation of Kansan Toby Crouse to the Federal District Court of Kansas
Nov 17 2020
WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) today released the following statement after voting to confirm Galva, Kan., native Toby Crouse to serve as a federal judge for the United States Federal District Court for the District of Kansas:
“Toby Crouse is a skilled attorney who has demonstrated his judicial views and respect for the rule of law throughout his career in private practice, as a clerk for Tenth Circuit Judge Mary Briscoe and as the Kansas Solicitor General. He is well-qualified for this appointment, and I look forward to him taking his seat as a judge for the Federal District Court of Kansas.”
Click HERE to Watch Sen. Moran’s Floor Speech in Support of the Confirmation of Toby Crouse
Items to Note:
- Sen. Moran met with Crouse prior to his nomination on March 9, 2020.
- Sen. Moran applauded President Trump’s announcement of his intent to nominate Crouse on May 7, 2020.
- The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing for Crouse’s nomination on July 29, 2020 and favorably reported his nomination out of committee on September 17, 2020.
- Leader McConnell filed cloture on Crouse’s nomination on November 12, 2020.
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