Vice President Kamala Harris got feisty on Wednesday during a campaign stop to support embattled California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D), rebuking red states and declaring “we will show them.”
“We want in our leaders someone like Gavin Newsom who always speaks the truth on behalf of all the people in a way that is about uplifting, that is about helping to understand the plight of working people, to understand the dignity of all people,” she said.
Harris took aim at Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R), who has signed into law a ban on most abortions after six weeks.
“To arrogantly dismiss concerns about rape survivors, and to speak those words that were empty words, that were false words, that were fueled with not only arrogance but bravado — that is not who we want in our leader,” Harris said at a recall campaign rally. “We want in our leaders someone like Gavin Newsom who always speaks the truth on behalf of all