Tamika Montgomery-Reeves, the first Black woman to serve on Delaware’s highest court, to a seat on a federal appeals court, as Democrats push to approve more of President Joe Biden’s judicial nominees during the lame-duck Congress.
According to reuters.com, “The Senate voted 53-35 to approve Montgomery-Reeves’ nomination to the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, making her the second Black woman to serve on the Philadelphia-based court.”
Justice Tamika Montgomery-Reeves, the first Black person to serve on the Delaware Court of Chancery & the Delaware Supreme Court, was just confirmed to the U. S. Court of Appeals!
A trailblazer in every sense of the word — she will continue to make Delaware & our nation proud. pic.twitter.com/TSgzzWeosu
— Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester (@RepLBR) December 12, 2022