SETX Attorney Michael Truncale takes another major step toward becoming federal judge
Southeast Texas attorney Michael Truncale has taken another major step toward becoming a federal judge.
On Wednesday afternoon, Truncale appeared before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee for a nomination hearing in Washington, D.C.
President Trump nominated Truncale for the federal judge position in the eastern district of Texas.
The longtime attorney answered questions along with several other nominees.
Truncale has been active in the Republican Party and is a prominent attorney and partner at a Beaumont law firm.