By Ramsey Cox
“Judge Drain demonstrates a career-long dedication to helping people understand legal work,” Levin said Thursday. “Confirmation of Judge Drain would help relieve the judicial emergency in Michigan.”
Most of the opposition came from Republicans, but Sens. Scott Brown (R-Mass), Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) and Dan Coats (R-Ind.) were among those voting in favor of the nomination. Sen. Ben Nelson (Neb.) was the only Democrat to oppose the nomination.