List of failed nominations to the Supreme Court of the United States


List of failed nominations to the Supreme Court of the United States

List of Failed Nominations to the Supreme Court of the United States contains unsuccessful nominations to the court. Individuals on this list may have been appointed and confirmed at a later date.

8 withdrawn

12 rejected

4 postponed

6 no action

Notes

ee also

*Unsuccessful nominations to the Supreme Court of the United States


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