Karin Immergut

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Senate Panel Approves Bounds

Controversial nomination gets past objections; Trump’s other nomination goes unopposed

A controversial nominee to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Ryan Bounds from Oregon, won a party line 11-10 vote by the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday overcoming objections from Oregon politicians for his record of making racist, sexist and homophobic attacks on multiculturalism as a student at Stanford University.