Today, U.S. Senators Josh Hawley and Roy Blunt released the following statements on the Senate’s confirmation of Stephen Clark as a U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri:

Congratulations to Steve Clark on his confirmation to the federal bench in St. Louis,Senator Hawley said. "I will always fight for principled, constitutionalist judges for our federal judiciary.

Stephen Clark’s confirmation was long overdue and I’m glad to see him finally on his way to the federal bench,” said Senator Blunt. “He is a widely respected attorney with nearly three decades of experience arguing cases at the local, state, and federal level. The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri will have a judge who is committed to defending the Constitution and I look forward to seeing him sworn in.