McCafferty nominated to federal bench to succeed McAuliffe
If confirmed by the U.S. Senate, McCafferty would succeed Judge Stephen McAuliffe, who is retiring.
McCafferty has been a federal magistrate since 2010. She also worked as an attorney for the New Hampshire Public Defender and spent more than six years as counsel for the Attorney Discipline Office.
The White House announced McCafferty's nomination on Thursday.
Flooding shuts down North Country highways
Authorities detonate suspicious package left near Boston Marathon finish line on one-year anniversary of bombing
Rep. Shea-Porter honored for efforts to aid in health care by National Association of Community Health Centers