Manchin Will Support Jackson's Nomination, Likely Ensuring Her Confirmation

3/26/2022 7:25:00 AM

The centrist Democrat's support gives Ketanji Brown Jackson's nomination a major boost after four days of contentious hearings, all but assuring her historic confirmation to be the first Black woman on the high court.

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The centrist Democrat's support gives Ketanji Brown Jackson 's nomination a major boost after four days of contentious hearings, all but assuring her historic confirmation to be the first Black woman on the high court.

Sen. Joe Manchin , D-W.Va., announced Friday he plans to vote to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court, praising her “exemplary” record and career and labeling her “supremely qualified” to be a justice. The centrist Democrat’s support gives Jackson’s nomination a major boost after four days of contentious hearings, all but assuring her historic confirmation to be the first…

Published March 25, 2022Mandel Ngan/ AFP via Getty ImagesSen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., announced Friday he plans to vote to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court, praising her"exemplary" record and career and labeling her"supremely qualified" to be a justice.

The centrist Democrat's support gives Jackson's nomination a major boost after four days of contentious hearings, all but assuring her historic confirmation to be the first Black woman on the high court, as long as the rest of the Democratic caucus stays on board.

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Manchin called Jackson"supremely qualified" to be a justice Published March 25, 2022 Mandel Ngan/ AFP via Getty Images Sen.made her opening statement at her Supreme Court confirmation hearing, she introduced the public to members of her “large extended family” as she thanked many of them for their support.What We Learned During Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings What We Learned During Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings By March 23, 2022 8:08 PM EDT T Ketanji Brown Jackson were marked by tense exchanges between Senators, the airing of grievances over confirmations past, and inflammatory descriptions of gruesome child porn cases that Jackson once ruled on.Here’s what’s in store for Ms Jackson in the days ahead: Will she face any more public hearings? Not likely.

Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. But throughout the week, viewers also witnessed the judge’s family sitting behind her each day, and saw the tremendous impact they’ve had on Jackson’s life., announced Friday he plans to vote to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court, praising her"exemplary" record and career and labeling her"supremely qualified" to be a justice.C. The centrist Democrat's support gives Jackson's nomination a major boost after  four days of contentious hearings , all but assuring her historic confirmation to be the first Black woman on the high court, as long as the rest of the Democratic caucus stays on board. “My very earliest memories are of watching my father study—he had his stack of law books on the kitchen table while I sat across from him with my stack of coloring books. "After meeting with her, considering her record, and closely monitoring her testimony and questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee this week, I have determined I intend to vote for her nomination to serve on the Supreme Court," Manchin said. As such, the next step for Ms Jackson is likely a vote by the Judiciary panel to advance her nomination.

During her confirmation hearings Ketanji Brown Jackson has weathered criticism from Republican senators, who have at times raised their voices, yelled or cut her off while speaking. Jackson’s husband, Patrick Jackson, and their two children, Leila and Talia, sat behind her throughout the week. She served four years as the vice chair of the bipartisan Sentencing Commission, when it waded into controversial issues like the difficult topic of child porn sentencing. "If she raised her voice, then it would be like 'this angry Black woman' trope that is always thrown at us," said Judith Browne Dianis, of the Advancement Project, a nonprofit. Stay informed about New England news and weather.” Here’s a look at some of Jackson’s family members as they gave their support to her during the hearings. Get the NECN app for . She also debated with lawmakers over whether she has a “judicial philosophy,” and was asked questions about controversial topics ranging from abortion to adding seats to the Supreme Court.