Pennsylvania Senate Democratic candidate Lt. Gov. John Fetterman advised Republicans to carry their assaults on as he referred to as for no restrictions on abortion.
He defends his file of working to get these wrongfully convicted out of jail and to implement felony justice reforms.
“Deliver it on,” he mentioned. “That may replicate poorly on my character if I might let the worry of some trumped up political advert to cease me from pursuing felony justice reform and serving to free the harmless or the deserving from needlessly dying in Pennsylvania prisons at taxpayer expense.”
CNN’s Kasie Hunt tweeted out her change with Fetterman on abortion:
KASIE: “Do you assist any restrictions on abortion?”
FETTERMAN: “I do not.”
KASIE: “Even within the third trimester?”
FETTERMAN: “I consider that alternative is between a girl. her physician and a god if she prays to at least one.”
— Kasie Hunt (@kasie) May 13, 2022
The Nationwide Media Doesn’t Get John Fetterman
The rationale why so many Pennsylvania Democrats love John Fetterman is that he’s direct and states what he believes clearly. Fetterman isn’t triangulating or focus grouping his solutions. The Lt. Governor speaks his thoughts.
The sensation for Fetterman is very robust in Western Pennsylvania the place Democrats exterior of Pittsburgh are sometimes closely outnumbered. Fetterman speaks to them and for them.
Institution politicians within the state have been so afraid that Fetterman couldn’t win a normal election that they led poor Rep. Conor Lamb to slaughter within the Democratic major.
The Pennsylvania Democratic institution pushed for Lamb earlier than they knew that the Republican major would go off the rails and nominate a candidate who would battle to win statewide.
The nationwide media doesn’t get Fetterman, however Pennsylvania does, and it might not be stunning if John Fetterman received and helped preserve Democrats within the Senate majority.