Sens. Kennedy and Cassidy Congratulate Kurt Engelhardt on His Confirmation to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
May 09 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. John Kennedy (R-La.) and Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-La.) congratulated Kurt Engelhardt after the Senate voted to confirm his nomination to the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
“I’m pleased that Judge Engelhardt has passed the Senate with robust bipartisan support,” said Sen. Kennedy. “Kurt is one of the smartest, most legally thoughtful people I know. He will be a real asset to the Fifth Circuit.”
“Judge Engelhardt received strong bipartisan support because of his stellar experience and qualifications,” said Dr. Cassidy. “I know he will do a great job upholding the Constitution as written, and I’m proud to see him join Kyle Duncan on U.S. Fifth Circuit.”
Sen. Kennedy spoke on the floor of the U.S. Senate in support of Kurt Engelhardt’s nomination to be a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Click here or the image below to watch the full speech.
Sen. Cassidy also spoke in support of Engelhardt’s nomination on the Senate floor.