Senate will hold key vote to advance Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court nomination

Senate will hold key vote to advance Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court nomination

This post was originally published on this siteThe Senate is set to hold a key vote Thursday to advance President Joe Biden’s Supreme Court nominee, Ketanji Brown Jackson, toward a final confirmation vote.

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Mitt Romney’s historic flip on Ketanji Brown Jackson

Mitt Romney’s historic flip on Ketanji Brown Jackson

This post was originally published on this siteIt’s only the second time in at least 50 years that a Supreme Court nominee will match her bipartisan support from a previous confirmation.

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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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Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson to face more questions during third day of confirmation hearings

Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson to face more questions during third day of confirmation hearings

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden’s Supreme Court nominee, Ketanji Brown Jackson, will face another round of questions on Wednesday from lawmakers on the Senate Judiciary Committee during the third day of her historic 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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Top Law Enforcement Officials Back Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court Nomination

Top Law Enforcement Officials Back Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court Nomination

This post was originally published on this siteJackson has also been praised by defense attorney groups.

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GOP Sen. Ron Johnson flip-flops to block Biden judicial nominee

GOP Sen. Ron Johnson flip-flops to block Biden judicial nominee

This post was originally published on this siteWisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson said Tuesday he would not support a federal court nominee he had previously recommended to President Joe Biden — a move that could stop the nominee, Wisconsin state court Judge William Pocan, from being confirmed.

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Anxious Democrats want Biden to speed up vetting for Supreme Court pick

Anxious Democrats want Biden to speed up vetting for Supreme Court pick

This post was originally published on this siteDemocrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee are urging President Biden to speed up his process for picking a nominee to the Supreme Court so that nothing is left to chance in a 50-50 Senate where one medical emergency is already putting a strain...

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