U.S. Senate Republicans question Oklahoma judicial nominee on tribal sovereignty

Thom Tillis tries to question Native American nominee about NC’s dispute with Eastern Band of Cherokee

By: - November 16, 2023 6:00 am
Sara Hill at her Senate hearing

Sara Hill, nominated as a federal judge for the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of Oklahoma, testifies before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2023. (U.S. House webcast screenshot)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.