Biden taps Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson as first Black woman on the U.S. Supreme Court

By: - February 25, 2022 12:01 pm
Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is President Joe Bidens’ pick for the United States Supreme Court. She currently serves on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. She is shown here during her Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing for the Court of Appeals in April 2021. Photo by Tom Williams-Pool/Getty Images.

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.