Dr. Coburn's Statement on Tim DiGuisti's Nomination
U.S. Senator Tom Coburn, M.D. (R-OK) released the following statement concerning the nomination of Oklahoma City attorney Tim DiGuisti to fill a vacancy on the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma:
"Oklahomans can be proud President Bush has nominated Tim DiGuisti to the federal bench. Mr. DiGuisti is man of intelligence, high moral character and impeccable credentials," Dr. Coburn said. "He has shown a commitment to equal treatment under the law and a great respect for the Constitution and the limited role of judges in applying the law. The Senate has a constitutional duty to act on the President's judicial nominees and I look forward to working with my colleagues to promptly move Mr. DiGuisti's nomination through the Judiciary Committee and full Senate."