LIVE STREAM: Ketanji Brown Jackson Supreme Court confirmation hearings
Watch live coverage as Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on her nomination to the Supreme Court by President Joe Biden. If confirmed, Jackson will be the first Black woman to serve on the nation’s highest court.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer to Senate: Investment in roads, bridges needed to remain competitive
Gretchen Whitmer testified before the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, urging Congress to include significant investment in infrastructure in future legislation. Whitmer’s written testimony opened with a call for significant investment in roads and bridges. Without this significant investment, we struggle to remain competitive for businesses and families,” Whitmer said. Michigan is not just the auto capital of the world, we’re the advanced mobility leader,” Whitmer said. Short-term program extensions are damaging because they can cause unnecessary program disruptions and delay essential safety and mobility benefits to Michigan communities,” Whitmer added.