Finance Committee Approves Tax Court Judges

Law360, New York (February 5, 2014, 2:00 PM EST) -- The Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday unanimously voted Tamara Ashford and Paige Marvel to be judges on the U.S. Tax Court, sending the duo to the full Senate for a final vote.

The committee had spent the past two weeks considering the pair, who are backed by bipartisan support and largely expected to have successful confirmations. Judge Marvel has served on the Tax Court since 1998 and has been renominated for an additional 15-year term, but Ashford — who currently practices with the U.S. Department of...
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