Statement of Lt. Governor Gray on The Confirmation of Justice Beth Robinson to The U.S. Court of Appeals
Montpelier, Vt. —Today, Lt. Governor Gray released the following statement on the confirmation of Justice Beth Robinson to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit:
“The confirmation of Justice Beth Robinson to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit is a historic step in building a judicial system that represents all of us.
For me, and so many Vermonters and Vermont women in the legal profession, Justice Robinson’s pioneering work has been inspiring. She has been a champion for civil rights and marriage equality and will serve our country, and justice system, well.
I thank the United States Senate for confirming her nomination and congratulate Justice Robinson on her historic confirmation. This is a great day for Vermonters, our country, and our justice system.”