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Francia Márquez should consult Kamala Harris as she looks to meet lofty expectations

What happened in Colombia Sunday, June 19, was seismic. Not just because Gustavo Petro, a former guerilla, former mayor of Bogota and current senator, became the traditionally conservative country’s first leftist president but also because of his running mate, Francia Márquez, the environmental feminist who was elected to serve as Colombia’s first Black vice president.
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On Chicago visit, Vice President Kamala Harris expresses disappointment with overturning of Roe v. Wade

CHICAGO (CBS) -- Vice President Kamala Harris was in Chicago Friday, and addressed the issue of abortion rights in the wake of a watershed Supreme Court decision.Harris stopped at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials Conference at the Swissotel downtown.In addition, Harris made a stop in southwest suburban Plainfield.She was joined there by U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood, Rep. Robin Kelly, and Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) to announce the White House Blueprint for Addressing the Maternal Health Crisis. The strategy lays out the Biden-Harris' administration's plan to cut mortality and morbidity rates for mothers and reduce disparities in maternal health outcomes, among other initiatives.Harris was in Chicago when news broke of the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade and ending a federal constitutional right to abortion.She shared her disappointment with the court's decision."This is a health care crisis, because understand, millions of women in America will go to bed tonight without access to the health care and reproductive carte that they had this morning; without access to the same health care or reproductive health care that their mothers dan grandmothers had for 50 years," Harris said.
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Tucker Carlson on Kamala Harris: It's time to reassess our view

The true measure of character, a wise man once said, it's not whether you make a mistake – all of us do – but whether you learn from that mistake. With those words in mind, we'd like to begin tonight with an admission. It's contrition night on Fox News. It is time to reassess our view of Kamala Harris.
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VP Kamala Harris to speak in Chicago Friday

CHICAGO - After a two-year pandemic break, a major conference focusing on Latino leadership has returned along Chicago’s riverfront. This is the 39th annual National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials Conference. The event opened Thursday with an address from Mayor Lori Lightfoot. She highlighted what the city...
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Vice President Kamala Harris to visit Plainfield and Chicago Friday

Vice President Kamala Harris is set to visit Plainfield and Chicago Friday. WSPY News has learned that the Vice President will arrive at around 10:30 at the Aurora Municipal Airport in Sugar Grove and then head to Plainfield for a meeting with local officials. Plainfield police say the event is...
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VP Kamala Harris to Travel to Illinois Friday, Make Stops in Chicago and Suburbs

Vice President Kamala Harris is scheduled to travel to the Chicago area Friday. Harris is expected to attend events both in Chicago and in Plainfield. In Chicago, Harris is slated to speak at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials conference, which the group says is the largest national gathering of Latino policymakers.
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