|Chair||Dick Durbin (D) Since February 3, 2021|
|Ranking member||Chuck Grassley (R) Since February 3, 2021|
|Chair||Jerry Nadler (D) Since January 3, 2019|
|Ranking member||Jim Jordan (R) Since March 12, 2020|
|Vice chair||Mary Gay Scanlon (D) Since January 3, 2019|
Our federal government has three parts. They are the Executive, (President and about 5,000,000 workers) Legislative (Senate and House of Representatives) and Judicial (Supreme Court and lower Courts). The President of the United States administers the Executive Branch of our government. … One part is called the Senate.
Congressman Jim Jordan serves as the Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee.
In addition to its role in conducting oversight and consideration of nominations, the Senate Judiciary Committee also considers legislation, resolutions, messages, petitions, memorials and other matters, as provided for in the Standing Rules of the Senate.
The U.S. Supreme Court, the highest court in the United States, is part of the judicial branch. The Supreme Court is made up of 9 judges called justices who are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate. The justices hear cases that have made their way up through the court system.
|Chief Justice of the United States|
|Incumbent John Roberts since September 29, 2005|
|Supreme Court of the United States|
|Style||Mr. Chief Justice (informal) Your Honor (within court) The Honorable (formal)|
The Supreme Court consists of the chief justice of the United States and eight associate justices. The president has the power to nominate the justices and appointments are made with the advice and consent of the Senate.
Jordan is a founding member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, serving as its first chair from 2015 to 2017, and as its vice chair since 2017. He was the ranking member of the House Oversight Committee from 2019 to 2020. He vacated that position to become the ranking member of the House Judiciary Committee.
|Current rank||Historical rank||Senator|
When the Senate Judiciary Committee passes a proposed crime bill by a vote of 11 to 10, which of the following scenarios is most likely to follow. The Supreme Court will review the bill for constitutionality.
On this date, Representative John George Jackson of Virginia introduced a measure to create the Committee on the Judiciary. When it passed two days later, the Judiciary Committee became the thirteenth standing committee in the U.S. House of Representatives.
December 10, 1816
JURISDICTION: The main duty of the Judiciary Committee is to administrate the judicial system of the United States.
|Counselor to the Chief Justice||Jeffrey P. Minear|
|Public Information Officer||Patricia McCabe|
George Washington holds the record for most Supreme Court nominations, with 14 nominations (12 of which were confirmed). Making the second-most nominations were Franklin D.
In United States politics, a ranking member is the most senior member of a congressional or state legislative committee from the minority party. On many committees the ranking minority member, along with the chairman, serve as ex officio members of all of the committee’s subcommittees.
Nunes is a practicing Catholic, and attends Mass in Tulare.
Rebecca Latimer Felton of Georgia, the first woman to serve in the United States Senate, was appointed on October 3, 1922, to fill a vacancy. She took the oath of office on November 21, 1922, and then served just 24 hours as a duly-sworn member of the Senate.