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Northern District of Indiana (N.D. Ind.)



Meets in: Fort Wayne, Hammond, Lafayette, South Bend
Appeals to: 7th Circuit

Chief Judge: Philip Simon (G.W. Bush)

4 Republicans
1 Reagan
3 G.W. Bush

1 Democrat
Obama

Senior judges: 3 Republicans (3 Reagan)

Southern District of Indiana



Meets in: Evansville, Indianapolis, New Albany, Terre Haute
Appeals to: 7th Circuit

Chief Judge: Richard Young (Clinton)

3 Democrats
1 Clinton
2 Obama

2 Republicans
1 Reagan
1 G.W. Bush

Senior judge: 1 Republican (Reagan)

Northern District of Iowa (N.D. Iowa)



Meets in: Cedar Rapids, Fort Dodge, Sioux City
Appeals to: 8th Circuit

Chief Judge: Linda Reade (G.W. Bush)

1 Republican
G.W. Bush

1 Democrat
Clinton

Senior judges: 2 Democrats (1 Kennedy, 1 Carter)

Southern District of Iowa (S.D. Iowa)



Meets in: Davenport, Des Moines
Appeals to: 8th Circuit

Chief Judge: James Gritzner (G.W. Bush)

2 Republicans
2 G.W. Bush

1 Democrat
Obama

Senior judges: 2 Republicans (1 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush), 2 Democrats (1 Carter, 1 Clinton)

District of Kansas (D. Kan.)



Meets in: Kansas City, Topeka, Wichita
Appeals to: 10th Circuit

Chief Judge: Kathryn Vratil (G.H.W. Bush)

3 Republicans
1 G.H.W. Bush
2 G.W. Bush

2 Democrats
2 Clinton

1 Vacancy (no pending nomination)

Senior judges: 4 Republicans (1 Ford, 1 Reagan, 2 G.H.W. Bush)

Eastern District of Kentucky (E.D. Ky.)



Meets in: Ashland, Covington, Frankfort, Lexington, London, Pikeville
Appeals to: 6th Circuit

Chief Judge: Jennifer Coffman (Clinton)

5 Republicans
5 G.W. Bush

1 Democrat
Clinton

Senior judges: 3 Republicans (2 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush), 2 Democrats (2 Carter)

Western District of Kentucky (W.D. Ky.)



Meets in: Bowling Green, Louisville, Owensboro, Paducah
Appeals to: 6th Circuit

Chief Judge: Joseph McKinley, Jr. (Clinton)

2 Democrats
2 Clinton

2 Republicans
1 Reagan
1 G.H.W. Bush

1 Vacancy (no pending nomination)

Senior judges: 2 Democrats (1 Carter, 1 Clinton)

Eastern District of Louisiana (E.D. La.)



Meets in: Houma, New Orleans
Appeals to: 5th Circuit

Chief Judge: Sarah Vance (Clinton)

8 Democrats
5 Clinton
3 Obama

4 Republicans
1 Reagan
3 G.W. Bush

Senior judges: 3 Democrats (1 Carter, 2 Clinton), 1 Republican (Reagan)

Middle District of Louisiana (M.D. La.)



Meets in: Baton Rouge
Appeals to: 5th Circuit

Chief Judge: Brian Anthony Jackson (Obama)

2 Democrats
1 Clinton
1 Obama

0 Republicans

1 Vacancy (pending nomination)

Senior judges: 2 Democrats (2 Carter)

Western District of Louisiana (W.D. La.)



Meets in: Alexandria, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Monroe, Opelousas, Shreveport
Appeals to: 5th Circuit

Chief Judge: Robert James (Clinton)

5 Republicans
2 G.H.W. Bush
3 G.W. Bush

2 Democrats
1 Clinton
1 Obama

Senior judges: 3 Republicans (1 Nixon, 1 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush), 1 Democrat (Clinton)

District of Maine (D. Me.)



Meets in: Bangor, Portland
Appeals to: 1st Circuit

Chief Judge: John Woodcock (G.W. Bush)

2 Democrats
1 Clinton
1 Obama

1 Republican
G.W. Bush

Senior judges: 2 Republicans (1 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush)

District of Maryland (D. Md.)



Meets in: Baltimore, Greenbelt
Appeals to: 4th Circuit

Chief Judge: Deborah Chasanow (Clinton)

7 Democrats
3 Clinton
4 Obama

3 Republicans
3 G.W. Bush

Senior judges: 4 Republicans (1 Reagan, 3 G.H.W. Bush), 1 Democrat (Clinton)

District of Massachusetts (D. Mass.)



Meets in: Boston, Springfield, Worcester
Appeals to: 1st Circuit

Chief Judge: Mark Lawrence Wolf (Reagan)

6 Republicans
1 Nixon
3 Reagan
1 G.H.W. Bush
1 G.W. Bush

6 Democrats
1 Carter
3 Clinton
2 Obama

1 Vacany (no pending nomination)

Senior judges: 1 Republican (Reagan), 1 Democrat (Clinton)

Eastern District of Michigan (E.D. Mich.)



Meets in: Ann Arbor, Bay City, Detroit, Flint, Port Huron
Appeals to: 6th Circuit

Chief Judge: Gerald Rosen (G.H.W. Bush)

8 Democrats
5 Clinton
3 Obama

5 Republicans
2 G.H.W. Bush
3 G.W. Bush

2 Vacancies (no pending nominations)

Senior judges: 7 Democrats (4 Carter, 3 Clinton), 5 Republicans (1 Ford, 3 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush)

Western District of Michigan (W.D. Mich.)



Meets in: Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Marquette
Appeals to: 6th Circuit

Chief Judge: Paul Maloney (G.W. Bush)

4 Republicans
1 Reagan
3 G.W. Bush

0 Democrats

Senior judges: 2 Republicans (1 Nixon, 1 G.H.W. Bush), 1 Democrat (Carter)

District of Minnesota (D. Minn.)



Meets in: Duluth, Minneapolis, St. Paul
Appeals to: 8th Circuit

Chief Judge: Michael J. Davis (Clinton)

5 Democrats
4 Clinton
1 Obama

2 Republican
2 G.W. Bush

Senior judges: 4 Republicans (1 Nixon, 2 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush)

Northern District of Mississippi (N.D. Miss.)



Meets in: Aberdeen, Greenville, Oxford
Appeals to: 5th Circuit

Chief Judge: Michael Mills (G.W. Bush)

2 Republicans
2 G.W. Bush

0 Democrats

1 Vacancy (no pending nomination)

Senior judges: 2 Republicans (2 Reagan)

Southern District of Mississippi (S.D. Miss.)



Meets in: Biloxi, Hattiesburg, Jackson
Appeals to: 5th Circuit

Chief Judge: Henry Travillion Wingate (Reagan)

5 Republicans
1 Reagan
4 G.W. Bush

1 Democrat
Obama

Senior judges: 4 Republicans (3 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush)

Eastern District of Missouri (E.D. Mo.)



Meets in: Cape Girardeau, Hannibal, St. Louis
Appeals to: 8th Circuit

Chief Judge: Catherine Perry (Clinton)

5 Democrats
2 Clinton
3 Obama

4 Republicans
2 G.H.W. Bush
2 G.W. Bush

Senior judges: 4 Democrats (1 Carter, 3 Clinton), 1 Republicans (G.H.W. Bush)

Western District of Missouri (W.D. Mo.)



Meets in: Jefferson City, Kansas City, Springfield
Appeals to: 8th Circuit

Chief Judge: Fernando Gaitan, Jr. (G.H.W. Bush)

4 Democrats
2 Clinton
2 Obama

3 Republicans
1 G.H.W. Bush
2 G.W. Bush

Senior judges: 4 Democrats (2 Carter, 2 Clinton), 1 Republican (Reagan)

District of Montana (D. Mont.)



Meets in: Billings, Great Falls, Helena, Missoula
Appeals to: 9th Circuit

Chief Judge: Richard Cebull (G.W. Bush)

2 Republicans
2 G.W. Bush

1 Democrat
Obama

Senior judges: 2 Republicans (1 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush), 1 Democrat (Clinton)

District of Nebraska (D. Neb.)



Meets in: Lincoln, North Platte, Omaha
Appeals to: 8th Circuit

Chief Judge: Laurie Smith Camp (G.W. Bush)

2 Democrats
1 Clinton
1 Obama

1 Republican
G.W. Bush

Senior judges: 3 Republicans (1 Nixon, 1 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush)

District of Nevada (D. Nev.)



Meets in: Las Vegas, Reno
Appeals to: 9th Circuit

Chief Judge: Robert Clive Jones (G.W. Bush)

2 Republicans
2 G.W. Bush

2 Democrats
2 Obama

3 Vacancies (3 pending nominations)

Senior judges: 4 Republicans (3 Reagan, 1 G.W. Bush), 3 Democrats (1 Carter, 2 Clinton)

District of New Hampshire (D.N.H.)



Meets in: Concord
Appeals to: 1st Circuit

Chief Judge: Joseph Laplante (G.W. Bush)

3 Republicans
2 G.H.W. Bush
1 G.W. Bush

0 Democrats

Senior judge: 1 Republican (G.H.W. Bush)

District of New Jersey (D.N.J.)



Meets in: Camden, Newark, Trenton
Appeals to: 3rd Circuit

Chief Judge: Jerome Simandle (G.H.W. Bush)

10 Republicans
1 G.H.W. Bush
9 G.W. Bush

7 Democrats
3 Clinton
4 Obama

Senior judges: 4 Republicans (1 Ford, 1 Reagan, 2 G.H.W. Bush), 4 Democrats (2 Carter, 2 Clinton)

District of New Mexico (D.N.M.)



Meets in: Albuquerque, Las Cruces, Roswell, Santa Fe
Appeals to: 10th Circuit

Chief Judge: M. Christina Armijo (G.W. Bush)

5 Republicans
5 G.W. Bush

1 Democrat
Clinton

1 Vacancy (pending nomination)

Senior judges: 3 Republicans (2 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush), 1 Democrat (Clinton)

Eastern District of New York (E.D.N.Y.)



Meets in: Brooklyn, New Islip
Appeals to: 2nd Circuit

Chief Judge: Carol Bagley Amon (G.H.W. Bush)

9 Republicans
1 G.H.W. Bush
8 G.W. Bush

5 Democrats
3 Clinton
2 Obama

1 Vacancy (pending nomination)

Senior judges: 8 Republicans (1 Nixon, 4 Reagan, 3 G.H.W. Bush), 4 Democrats (1 Johnson, 3 Clinton)

Northern District of New York (N.D.N.Y.)



Meets in: Albany, Binghamton, Syracuse, Utica
Appeals to: 2nd Circuit

Chief Judge: Gary Sharpe (G.W. Bush)

3 Democrats
2 Clinton
1 Obama

2 Republicans
2 G.W. Bush

Senior judges: 2 Democrats (1 Carter, 1 Clinton), 2 Republicans (1 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush)

Southern District of New York (S.D.N.Y.)



Meets in: Newburgh, New York City, White Plains
Appeals to: 2nd Circuit

Chief Judge: Loretta Preska (G.H.W. Bush)

15 Democrats
6 Clinton
9 Obama

7 Republicans
1 G.H.W. Bush
6 G.W. Bush

6 Vacancies (5 pending nominations)

Senior judges: 13 Democrats (2 Carter, 11 Clinton), 10 Republicans (3 Nixon, 1 Ford, 5 Reagan, 1 G.H.W. Bush)

Western District of New York (W.D.N.Y.)



Meets in: Buffalo, Rochester
Appeals to: 2nd Circuit

Chief Judge: William Skretny (G.H.W. Bush)

2 Republicans
1 Reagan
1 G.H.W. Bush

1 Democrat
Clinton

1 Vacancy (pending nomination)

Senior judges: 2 Republicans (2 Reagan), 1 Democrat (Johnson)

Alright, one last break, and then the final installment of the district courts.

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