{FD} Neomi Rao confirmed to replace Kavanaugh on D.C. Circuit, winning over key pro-life GOP senator

President Trump’s nominee to replace Brett Kavanaugh on the influential D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, Neomi Rao, secured Senate confirmation on Wednesday — as well as the support of one prominent Republican who had questioned whether she supported the expansive “substantive due process” theory that has been used to justify pro-abortion laws.