Biden closes out Black Historical past Month with White Home occasion
President Joe Biden welcomed Black leaders to the White Home Monday for a jovial Black Historical past Month celebration, the place he known as on Congress to substantiate Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court docket, and move voting rights payments. “I do know progress might be gradual and irritating,” Biden stated. About 150 individuals together with members of the Congressional Black Caucus, state and native elected officers, the Rev. Al Sharpton and the Rev. Jesse Jackson, and different group leaders, have been gathered within the East Room.