Biden Chooses Elizabeth Prelogar For Solicitor General

By Jimmy Hoover and Khorri Atkinson (August 11, 2021, 8:27 AM EDT) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday nominated acting Solicitor General Elizabeth Prelogar as his permanent choice for the position, which is often called the "10th justice" for the prestige and influence of representing the federal government at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Elizabeth Prelogar, a former Cooley LLP partner, has been serving as the acting solicitor general since the start of the Biden administration over six months ago. Prelogar has been serving as the acting solicitor general since the start of the Biden administration over six months ago, where she has been steadily abandoning the conservative positions taken by the Trump administration at...

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