10th US Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Neil Gorsuch was confirmed to the US Supreme Court in the Senate on April 7th 2017.
U.S. Appellate Court Judge Neil Gorsuch reminded the Senate Judiciary Committee that “long before we are Republicans or Democrats … we are Americans” during an opening statement at his confirmation hearing for the Supreme Court Monday.
“I am honored and I am humbled to be here,” Gorsuch began. “Since coming to Washington, I have met with over 70 senators. You have offered me a warm welcome and wise advice. Thank you.”