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December 22, 2020
"Court Extends Manhattan U.S. Attorney's Term as Inauguration Nears"
New York Times (Benjamin Weiser)

February 10, 2021
"3 Names to Watch As Biden Mulls Next SDNY Top Prosecutor"
Law360-Pulse (Peter Brush)

March 23, 2021
"Manhattan Is On Track to Have Its First Black U.S. Attorney"
New York Times (Benjamin Weiser) 

March 23, 2021
"US attorney for NY announced by Chuck Schumer"
New York Post (Steve Nelson)

March 23, 2021
"Former Merrick Garland Clerk Expected to Head US Attorneys Office in Manhattan,
Where He Would Oversee Several High Profile Cases
Law & Crime (Jerry Lambe)

March 23, 2021
"Schumer urges three Black nominees for top U.S. Attorney jobs in New York"

March 23, 2021
"Biden Expected to Name First Black Manhattan U.S. Attorney"
Bloomberg (Christian Berthelsen, Patricia Hurtaldo)

SDNY Could See 1st Black US Atty With Schumer's Pick"
Law360-Pulse (Hailey Konnath)

March 23, 2021
"Schumer makes key recommendations for U.S. attorney in New York"

Politico (Nick Niedzwiadek)

March 23, 2021

"Biden to nominate 3 prosecutors to head U.S. Attorneys Offices in NY

March 23, 2021
"Schumer nominates 3 for US Attorney post"
Newsday (Robert Kessler)

March 24, 2021
"Cuomo Recommends First African-American Woman for U.S. Attorney Slot"
Spectrum News (Ryan Whalen)

March 24, 2021
"Schumer backs first African American woman for U.S. attorney for WNY"
Buffalo News (Jerry Zremski)

March 28, 2021
"Law Beat: Get ready for a new federal prosecutor atop Northern District"
Albany Times Union (Robert Gavin)

March 31, 2021
"Syracuse Prosecutor Carla Freedman poised to become US Attorney for upstate region"
Syracuse.com  (Douglass Dowdy)

March 31, 2021
"Gillibrand recommends Carla Freedman to be area's next US attorney"
Albany Times Union (Robert Gavin)


July 26, 2021
"Biden announces 8 U.S. Attorney picks, including historic firsts"
Spectrum One/AP

"Biden Administration Names Its First U.S. Attorneys"
Wall Street Journal (Sadie Gurman, Aruna  Viswanatha)

"Biden nominates Trini Ross to be U.S. Attorney"
Buffalo News (Jerry Zremski)

"Biden announces Trini Ross as nominee for US Attorney for Western District of NY"
WIVB.com (Evan Anstey)

August 10, 2021
"Biden picks Damien Williams for top federal prosecutor job in Manhattan"
Reuters (Jan Wolfe, Sarah Lynch)

August 11, 2021
"Biden nominates Syracuse native to be U.S. Attorney
for upstate northern district
Auburn.pub (Robert Harding)


September 9, 2021
"Biden violating his campaign pledge, 'politicizing' DOJ to do his bidding, legal experts warn"
FOX News (Kelly Laco)

September 30, 2021
"Senate panel advances 9 Biden prosecutor picks;
splits on Massachusetts nominee
Reuters (Nate Raymond)





Senator Charles Schumer Senate Website

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Senate Website

March 23, 2021 --
"Gillibrand Makes Historic Recommendation For U.S. Attorney, Recommends Carla Freedman
To Be First Woman Confirmed To Lead The Northern District" 

April 16, 2021
"Cotton threatens to stall US attorney nominees from Democratic states"
CNN  (Jeremy Herb, Ted Barrett)







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