COLUMBUS- Today, State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) congratulated Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson on her confirmation by the Senate to the U.S. Supreme Court. Judge Jackson will be the first Black woman to serve as a Supreme Court Justice.
“The highest court in the land will now reflect those who have historically been kept from the aspirations within our Constitution, our Constitution that Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson will uphold with her brilliant legal mind,” Lepore-Hagan said. “Congratulations to Judge Jackson on this historic confirmation, and breaking the glass ceiling for Black women on the U.S. Supreme Court. What an inspiring moment for all of our daughters looking on.”