Washington, DC—Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement on the Senate’s confirmation of William Martinez for U.S. District Court in Colorado, by a vote of 58-37:
“After months of needless delay, Bill Martinez can finally begin serving justice and the people of Colorado on the federal bench,” said Bennet. “I’m confident Bill’s keen intellect and sharp legal mind will prove invaluable to the federal bench and that his inspiring life’s journey will serve as a powerful example to youth all across the country.”
Click here to read Bennet’s remarks on the Senate floor in support of Martinez’s nomination.