Newspaper: Senate Rules Change Will Help Reeves

The Knoxville News Sentinel predicts that recent changes to Senate rules will clear the way for attorney Pamela Reeves to be confirmed to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee. Though no senator has expressed opposition to Reeves, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., had threatened to hold up all of the president’s nominees until witnesses were made available to testify about last year’s deadly attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya.