Kirsten Gillibrand: Anti-Abortion Rights Judges Are Like Racist or Anti-Semitic Judges
New York Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand drew a fluorescent moral line when she directly compared judges who would restrict abortion rights with “a judge who is racist, or anti-semitic, or homophobic.”
During an extensive interview with the Des Moines Register editorial board this week, Gillibrand was asked whether, as president, she would ask prospective Supreme Court nominees to “vote qa certain way” on Roe v. Wade.
“So, I will only appoint judges and justices that see Roe v. Wade as settled precedent, because it is,” Gillibrand said. “It is law of the land, and it has