WA (AP) — The chairman from the Senate Judiciary Committee says 2 of President Donald Trump’s candidates for federal judge are going no place.

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley told reporters upon Wednesday that, based on his discussions with the White House, he won’t expect the controversial nominations associated with Brett Talley and Jeff Mateer to move forward.

In speeches, Mateer has described transgender children because evidence of “Satan’s plan. ”

Talley has never argued a case in courtroom and was rated “unanimously unqualified” by the American Bar Association.

Grassley said in an interview with CNN on Tuesday that he told the particular White House to rethink each nominations.

Mateer was tapped to become a federal judge in Texas, whilst Talley was picked for Oughout. S. District Court in The state of alabama.