# Ketanji brown jackson
Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson makes history as Supreme Court's first Black woman justice
Supreme Court Building of the United StatesAgnosticPreachersKid. "It has taken 232 years and 115 prior appointments for a Black woman to be selected to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States, but we've made it," Jackson said in April.
Biden praised for transformation by South African president for appointing the first Black woman to Supreme Court
President Joe Biden was given praise for transformation by the South African President Cyril Ramaphosa for appointing Ketanji Brown as the first Black woman in the United States' history on the Supreme Court.
TN Faith Leaders Applaud Bipartisan Confirmation of Ketanji Brown Jackson to Supreme Court
Southern Christian Coalition notes TN Senators opposed Jackson. As the U.S. Senate voted to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson's appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court today, faith leaders in Tennessee spoke out in support of the move. While both Tennessee U.S. Senators - Marsha Blackburn and Bill Hagerty - opposed the nomination, Jackson was confirmed on a 53-47 bipartisan vote.
Tennessee Pastors Express Outrage over Treatment of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson
Southern Christian Coalition calls out Sen. Blackburn as "unprofessional" Following the Senate Judiciary Committee's hearings on Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson, a group of Tennessee pastors affiliated with the Southern Christian Coalition called out Tennessee Sen. Marsha Blackburn for conduct they deemed "unprofessional."