U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Ted Cruz (R-TX) today released the following statements after the Senate confirmed Karen Gren Scholer to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas – Dallas Division:


“Karen’s extensive experience in the courtroom and commitment to serving her community will help make her an excellent federal judge,” said Sen. Cornyn.  “I’m proud to vote for her confirmation and am pleased that the Senate has acted to confirm such a well-qualified individual who I know will continue to serve North Texans well.”


“I am pleased the Senate has confirmed Karen Scholer,” Sen. Cruz said. “Her experience, diligence, and commitment to the rule of law will serve her well as the newest federal district court judge for North Texans.”