House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) criticized California Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom on Sunday after he argued the party needed to do more to stop the overturning of Roe v. Wade.
Pelosi shared the remarks on Sunday during a CBS “Face the Nation” interview.
Despite Close Ties Nancy Pelosi Slams Gavin Newsom for Criticizing Dems Abortion Fight https://t.co/MRuziseP1n
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“I have no idea why anybody would make that statement unless they were unaware of the fight that has been going on,” Pelosi said.
Nancy Pelosi tells Face The Nation’s Margaret Brennan: “Most people always thought that this debate in the Congress was about the termination of a pregnancy. But it wasn’t.”
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“We have been fighting against the Republicans in the Congress constantly,” she added.
Despite the Democratic Party’s push to expand abortion rights, more Americans want Roe v. Wade overturned.
A plurality of likely voters support overturning Roe v. Wade, a Rasmussen Reports survey released Wednesday found. https://t.co/MqvdRCix7Q
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“Overall, a plurality, 48 percent, said they would approve of overturning Roe, and of those, 32 percent ‘strongly’ approve. In contrast, 45 percent disapprove, and of those, 35 percent do so ‘strongly,’” Breitbart News reported regarding the Rasmussen survey.