Day 2 Recap: Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Senate Confirmation Hearings
Day two of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s confirmation hearings marked the first day of questioning by the Senate Judiciary Committee. Judge Jackson confidently demonstrated her understanding of the law, further underscoring that she is tremendously qualified to be our next Supreme Court justice. Here’s what you missed:
Key moments from day two
“I stand on the shoulders of generations passed who never had anything close to this opportunity, who were the first and the only in a lot of different fields.” -Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson
”You will provide a very important perspective — indeed a unique perspective — that the Court needs more than ever at this moment in its history.” -Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT)
“I just want America to know that when it comes to my family’s safety, when it comes to Newark, New Jersey, or my state — God — I trust you.” -Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ)
“I would be so honored to have the opportunity to use my time and talents in this way” -Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson
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