Here’s what senators said on the first day of the U.S. Supreme Court hearings

22 members of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee each had 10 minutes to make opening statements about Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s nomination

By: and - March 21, 2022 4:34 pm
U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley meets with Ketanji Brown Jackson

In this file photo, U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa, the ranking Republican on Senate Judiciary, meets with Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court. (Jennifer Shutt/States Newsroom)

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Ariana Figueroa
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