Beth Robinson sworn in

FILE - In this Nov. 28 2011 file photo, Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin, left, administers the oath of office to Beth Robinson as Associate Justice on the Vermont Supreme Court in Montpelier, Vt. The White House announced Thursday, Aug. 5, 2021, that President Joe Biden has tapped Beth Robinson, an associate justice on the Vermont Supreme Court since 2011, to serve on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit. The court's territory includes Connecticut, New York and Vermont. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)