Noel Francisco

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Noel Francisco
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47th Solicitor General of the United States
Assumed office
September 19, 2017
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byJeff Wall (Acting)
In office
January 23, 2017 – March 10, 2017
Acting
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byIan Gershengorn (Acting)
Succeeded byJeff Wall (Acting)
Principal Deputy Solicitor General of the United States
In office
January 23, 2017 – March 10, 2017
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byIan Gershengorn
Succeeded byJeff Wall
Personal details
BornNoel John Francisco
(1969-08-21) August 21, 1969 (age 49)
Syracuse, New York, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Cynthia
Children2
EducationBrandeis University
University of Chicago (BA, JD)

Noel John Francisco (born August 21, 1969) is an American attorney and the 47th and current Solicitor General of the United States since September 19, 2017. He served as Principal Deputy Solicitor General of the United States.

Francisco was nominated to be Solicitor General of the United States in the Donald Trump administration in March 2017.[1] He was confirmed by the U.S. Senate by a vote of 50-47 on September 19, 2017.[2] He took office the same day.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Nominations--Noel Francisco". Congressional Record 163 (69): S2497-S2498. April 24, 2017. https://www.congress.gov/congressional-record/2017/4/24/senate-section/article/s2497-3?q=%7B%22search%22%3A%5B%22%5C%22noel+j.+francisco%5C%22%22%5D%7D&r=2. Retrieved April 26, 2017. 
  2. "Roll Call vote PN299". United States Senate. September 19, 2017. Retrieved September 24, 2017.

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