Ketanji Brown Jackson faces Senate panel vote ahead of expected confirmation this week

Ketanji Brown Jackson faces Senate panel vote ahead of expected confirmation this week

This post was originally published on this siteSupreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson is expected to be confirmed as soon as this week, after facing a vote Monday in a Senate panel to advance her nomination.

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Manchin says he will vote for Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson

Manchin says he will vote for Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson

This post was originally published on this siteWest Virginia Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin announced on Friday that he plans to vote for President Joe Biden’s Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson, a move that all but guarantees she will be confirmed.

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McConnell to vote against Jackson’s Supreme Court nomination

McConnell to vote against Jackson’s Supreme Court nomination

This post was originally published on this siteSenate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said on Thursday that he will oppose Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court nomination.McConnell’s decision isn’t surprising — he voted against her last year for her appeals court spot and has signaled…

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Senators question Ketanji Brown Jackson on her opinions, abortion, law enforcement: live updates

Senators question Ketanji Brown Jackson on her opinions, abortion, law enforcement: live updates

This post was originally published on this siteSenate Judiciary Committee members question Supreme Court nominee Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson on day two of her SCOTUS confirmation hearings.     

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Republicans to roll dice by grilling Jackson over child-pornography sentencing decisions 

Republicans to roll dice by grilling Jackson over child-pornography sentencing decisions 

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee are set to grill Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson Tuesday over what they say is her record of leniency in sentencing people who pleaded guilty to possession or distribution of child pornography — a…

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Senate poised to confirm Biden Pentagon nominee with Russia expertise despite Hawley effort to slow the process

Senate poised to confirm Biden Pentagon nominee with Russia expertise despite Hawley effort to slow the process

This post was originally published on this siteThe Senate advanced Biden Pentagon nominee Celeste Wallander, a Russia expert, despite Hawley attempts to slow process

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