Loretta Lynch Confirmation Hearings

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

I got another great assignment for United Press International. Loretta Lynch, the current United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, was on Capitol Hill today for her confirmation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Here are some of my favorites from the day.

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, looks on as Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) introduces her before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, looks on as Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) introduces her before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, is greeted by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) before Lynch's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, is greeted by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) before Lynch’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Lorenzo Lynch, father of Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, waves to the committee after being introduced during Lynch's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPIarovich/UPI

Lorenzo Lynch, father of Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, waves to the committee after being introduced during Lynch’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPIarovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) questions Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, as she testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) questions Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, as she testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Lorenzo Lynch, father of Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, looks on as his daughter is questioned during her Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPIarovich/UPI

Lorenzo Lynch, father of Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, looks on as his daughter is questioned during her Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPIarovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, leaves for a lunch break after testifing before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

Loretta Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, leaves for a lunch break after testifing before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. attorney general on January 28, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI

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