More than a month after President Obama nominated six candidates to federal judicial posts in Georgia, the state’s two Republican senators have yet to return “blue slips” signaling their approval to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, a committee aide said.

As a result, the judiciary committee—which began holding hearings Jan. 8 on nominees from other states whose names the president submitted at the same time as the Georgia nominees—has not yet scheduled confirmation hearings for two nominees to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and four nominees to the Northern District of Georgia trial court bench, according to the aide.

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