President Obama nominates U.S. Circuit Judge Bill Pryor http://apr.org en Obama Taps Ala GOP Judge for Sentencing Commission http://apr.org/post/obama-taps-ala-gop-judge-sentencing-commission <P>President Barack Obama is nominating a conservative Alabama Republican for a seat on the U.S. Sentencing Commission.</P> <P>The Montgomery Advertiser <A href="http://on.mgmadv.com/119Nrj1"><U><FONT color=#ff0000>(http://on.mgmadv.com/119Nrj1</FONT></U></A> ) reports that the White House is supporting U.S. Circuit Judge Bill Pryor for the position.</P> <P>The 50-year-old Pryor serves on the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals with an office in Birmingham. He's a native of Mobile.</P> <P>Pryor served as Alabama's attorney general as a Republican. Tue, 16 Apr 2013 13:25:42 +0000 The Associated Press 28638 at http://apr.org Obama Taps Ala GOP Judge for Sentencing Commission