Biden nominee would be 1st Muslim woman to serve as federal judge

President Biden announced his latest round of federal judiciary nominees, including the first Muslim woman.

1/21/2022 5:35:00 AM

Pres. Biden announced the nomination of Nusrat Jahan Choudhury to the federal judiciary Wednesday, who, if confirmed by the Senate, would become the first Muslim American woman to serve as a federal judge.

President Biden announced his latest round of federal judiciary nominees, including the first Muslim woman.

Joe Biden has grappled with COVID, the economy, climate change and more as president.ACLU IllinoisPresident Joe Biden announced the nomination of Nusrat Jahan Choudhury to the federal judiciary Wednesday, who, if confirmed by the Senate, would become the first Muslim American woman to serve as a federal judge. She is also the first Muslim American woman to be nominated to the federal judiciary.

Choudhury was nominated to sit on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York and is also the first Bangladeshi American to be nominated to the federal bench. She would be the second Muslim American appointed to a federal judgeship, according to the White House announcement.

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Imagine discrimination against someone becuz of religion and that’s what America was created on… 😂 We need more atheists! Less abrahamic religions, they all confuse morality with religious command. so far the democratic Muslim woman have insulted the government of the United States, Great choice. scary He’s got a brown nose😡

Commence RWNJ pearl clutching onto their fainting couches. Christian conservatives melt down in 3...2...1.... Was she born in America? Congrats So now religion has to be part of it. How about qualifications

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Frightening isn't it America. Sharia Law Democrat Style. The GOP will make sure she does not get confirmed First rate tokenism Best wishes to her in facing the lies and distortions the right wing media are sure to dredge up, which will then be parroted by the right wing scrubs in the Senate. I hope he chose her for more reasons than that…Not just to get the Muslim vote this Fall.

Make Safe It’s baffles me that religion is coming into this over qualifications Muslim American? So where is a Muslim from exactly, So religious depictions are used to describe family origins of American citizens, Why, Im confused So another one not picked on qualification but for political correctness 🤷‍♂️

Wonder when the first Satanist judge will serve

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Hope she doesn’t have any parking tickets 1/2▪️ Great news! After the Afghanistan failed withdrawal and millions of afghan Muslim families dying of starvation what other way to gain the votes of Muslims then to nominate a judge… Biden is the worst president of this lifetime.. Go Brandon!

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Its only matter of time before we see the Republicans melt down over this. Everything has a starting point and has to b happening sooner or later!! 🌹🙏👍😷 GOOD FOR DEMOCRACY!! WHO KNOWS MAYBE WHEN MARJORIE GREENE AND BOEBART AND THE REST OF THEIR CLOWNS ARE ARRESTED JUDGE NUSRAT JAHAN CHOUDHURY WILL PRESIDE OVER THEM! NOW WOULDN'T THAT BE JUSTICE FOR SURE!

Bravo Is she another shit nominee though? A Catholic President Biden drives another nail into the coffin of a nation built by settlers whose faith is based on Protestant beliefs! R the Muslims going to take over America’s Government?

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Did America learn nothing from the Barbary wars. until when does that one go More identify BS America is changing in a very short period of time. LetsGoBrandonsVoters Muslim believe what about gays? billrspencer Is there any chance the Senate will consent? Gee why do I doubt it? 👿Aunt dot Good thing!!! TerryWatkinsJr1

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The accomplishments and stalled priorities of Biden’s 1st year in office Joe Biden has grappled with COVID, the economy, climate change and more as president. ACLU Illinois President Joe Biden announced the nomination of Nusrat Jahan Choudhury to the federal judiciary Wednesday, who, if confirmed by the Senate, would become the first Muslim American woman to serve as a federal judge. She is also the first Muslim American woman to be nominated to the federal judiciary. Choudhury was nominated to sit on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York and is also the first Bangladeshi American to be nominated to the federal bench. She would be the second Muslim American appointed to a federal judgeship, according to the White House announcement. "These choices also continue to fulfill the President's promise to ensure that the nation's courts reflect the diversity that is one of our greatest assets as a country," the statement read. MORE: Senate confirms 1st Muslim American federal judge in US history Choudhury is currently the legal director at the Illinois division of the American Civil Liberties Union and previously served as the deputy director of the national ACLU Racial Justice Program. She is a graduate of Yale Law School, Columbia University and Princeton University. ACLU Illinois Nusrat Jahan Choudhury in her staff photo as the Roger Pascal Legal Director at the ACLU of Illinois. The other nominees include Arianna Freeman, who would be the first African American woman to serve on the Third Circuit Court of Appeals; Ana Isabel de Alba, who would be the first Latina to serve on the Eastern District of California; and Nina Nin-Yuen Wang, who would be the second Asian American to serve the United States District Court. Tiffany Cartwright, Robert Steven Huie, Natasha Merle and Jennifer Rearden round out the president's first set of nominees for 2022 and the 13th of his presidency. The selections align with Biden's goal of nominating more women and people of color to serve on the bench, jobs that come with a lifetime appointment. The trend is in stark contrast to his predecessor. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Joe Biden answers questions during a news conference in the East Room of the White House, Jan. 19, 2022, in Washington, D.C. Former President Donald Trump's nominees were 85% white and 76% of them were men, according to the Alliance for Justice advocacy group. To date, 78% of Biden's confirmations have been women and 53% have been people of color, according to the White House. MORE: Biden taps 11 judicial nominees with historic diversity Democrats have pushed Biden to make federal court nominations a priority after Trump and former Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made a concerted effort to shape the nation's courts. Over the course of one term, Trump had 245 judges confirmed compared with Former President Barack Obama's 334 confirmed judges across two terms according to the . Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images President-elect Donald Trump speaks to the press with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell at the Capitol, Nov. 10, 2016. As of Jan, 1, however, Biden had gotten the most federal judges confirmed in a president's first year in office since former President Ronald Reagan.