Fallout from the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade manifested in violence nationwide, but Arizona lawmakers were especially rattled this past week. One America’s Chief White House Correspondent Chanel Rion has more from Washington.
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Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) commented on Vice President Kamala Harris’ support of Black Lvies Matter and described why the dobbs decision overturning Roe was an emotional moment for her. One America’s John Hines has more from Capitol Hill.
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) gave the US Supreme Court an ‘A’ grade in effectiveness and the Biden administration an ‘F’ for far-left. While speaking at a rotary club in Florence, Kentucky on Monday, McConnell praised recent decisions in the Supreme Court that bolstered the Second Amendment and stripped federal protections created by Roe v. Wade.
Vice President Kamala Harris drew criticism for her reaction to the overturning of Roe v. Wade. During an interview with CNN’s Dana Bash on Monday, Harris gave weight to her opinion on the ruling because she is a “woman.”
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said most Americans do not agree with the Democrat Party’s abortion platform. In an interview Monday, the California lawmaker weighed in on the left’s outrage at the overturning of Roe v. Wade.
Republican Sen. Josh Hawley (Mo.) and his wife Erin warned the Democrat party has been taken over by far left activists who are fighting against Democracy. During an interview on Monday, the Hawley’s called out the Biden administration for encouraging protesters to use violent means to express their frustration.
Mississippi’s Attorney General Lynn Fitch activated a law, which will make most abortions in the state illegal in 10 days. Fitch signed Mississippi’s trigger law on Monday. The law comes after Roe v. Wade was overturned.
In face of Roe v. Wade getting overturned in a historic Supreme Court decision Friday, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 1666 into law to protect abortion providers. He’s expected to sign several other similar measures to codify abortion.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has called on the Biden administration to provide abortions on federal lands in the states that may outlaw that practice. In an interview Sunday, the Democrat said this administration should send money and volunteers to establish abortion services in pro-life states.