Kamala Harris furiously lashed out at Republicans for trying to ‘deny women their freedoms’ in remarks Tuesday evening after a Supreme Court leak showed a conservative draft opinion that would overturn Roe v. Wade.
The vice president’s first appearance after testing positive for COVID-19 last month was ironically to a gala for EMILY’s List – a political action committee that aims to get Democratic female candidates election who are favor of advancing abortion rights.
Her remarks came 24 hours after a leak from the Supreme Court showed conservative Justice Samual Alito’s draft opinion to overturn the landmark abortion case that dates back 50 years and gave constitutional protections for women to terminate their pregnancies.
‘Roe v. Wade in its power has protected a woman’s right, her right, to make decisions about her own body for nearly half a century,’ Harris said to the room of progressives Tuesday evening.
‘If the court overturns Roe v. Wade, it will be a direct assault on…