Scott Statement on Confirmation of Judge Joseph Dawson

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator Tim Scott released the following statement after the Senate’s confirmation vote on Joseph Dawson III, his nominee for the District of South Carolina.

“I have had the pleasure of knowing Joe for nearly two decades. He is a lifelong servant of South Carolina, and I have no doubt that he will be an excellent federal judge serving on South Carolina’s district court,” said Senator Tim Scott. “I am proud to have nominated Joe and am grateful to my colleagues for supporting his nomination.”

“I extend the warmest congratulations to newly-confirmed Judge Dawson and his family!”

CLICK HERE to watch Senator Scott’s statement on Judge Dawson before the Senate Judiciary Committee on November 18.