Steve May 6, 2022

Source: BusinessInsider

California Governor Gavin Newsom excoriated his own party for what he said was a lackluster response to the leaked Supreme Court draft opinion overturning Roe v. Wade in remarks made on Wednesday.

“Where the hell’s my party? Where’s the Democratic Party?” the Democratic governor said to assembled press and pro-choice supporters at a Planned Parenthood office in Los Angeles.

In his speech, he called conservative advances in the culture wars a “concerted, coordinated effort” that the left is failing to counter effectively. He cited draconian abortion and education laws in Texas and Florida as examples, Fox News reported.

“Why aren’t we standing up more firmly, more resolutely?” he continued. “Why aren’t we calling this out? This is a concerted, coordinated effort and yes, they’re winning. They are. They have been. Let’s acknowledge that. We need to stand up. Where’s the counteroffensive?”

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