History of the Federal Judiciary

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McKeague, David William
Born 1946 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on September 11, 1991, to a seat vacated by Douglas Woodruff Hillman. Confirmed by the Senate on February 6, 1992, and received commission on February 10, 1992. Service terminated on June 13, 2005, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on February 14, 2005, to a seat vacated by Richard Suhrheinrich. Confirmed by the Senate on June 9, 2005, and received commission on June 10, 2005.

University of Michigan, B.A., 1968
University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1971

Professional Career:
U.S. Army Reserve, 1969-1975
Private practice, Lansing, Michigan, 1971-1992
Adjunct professor, Michigan State University College of Law, 1998-2013


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