Rep. Tulsi Gabbard defendant subunit. Kamala Harris of “lies and smears and innuendos” throughout a fiery exchange at Wednesday night’s Democratic presidential primary discussion, expression a Harris presidency would be additional of the “status quo.”
The tense moment began once Gabbard, D-Hawaii, was asked concerning her attack last month on Hillary Clinton — the previous secretary of state had recommended in associate interview that Gabbard was a “favorite of the Russians.”
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“Our political party isn’t of or by the folks,” Gabbard aforesaid, blasting the Democratic institution. “I’m running for president to be the Democratic pol that rebuilds our political party, and takes it out of their hands and actually puts it within the hands of the folks during this country.”
She added, “And puts it within the hands of veterans associated fellow Americans United Nations agency area unit vocation for an finish to the Bush-Clinton-Trump policy philosophical system.”
Harris, D-Calif., chiming in, blasted Gabbard for defrayal years throughout the Obama administration criticizing his presidency.
“You spent four years, full time, on Fox News criticizing President Obama,” Harris pink-slipped back, adding that she has spent “the course of this campaign criticizing the political party.”
“What we want in Nov is somebody on this stage United Nations agency has the power to win, somebody United Nations agency has the power to travel toe to toe with Donald Trump, and somebody United Nations agency has the power to reconstruct the Obama coalition and produce the country back along,” Harris aforesaid.
But Gabbard hit back.
“What legislator Harris is doing, is, sadly, continued to traffic in lies and smears and innuendos as a result of she cannot challenge the substance of the argument that I’m creating,” Gabbard aforesaid. “Which makes ME guess that she is going to, as president, continue with the establishment.”
Harris had the last word within the intense exchange, expression she believes “that what our nation desires right away may be a pol United Nations agency will speak to all or any folks,” and “someone United Nations agency has the power to unify the country and win the election.”
Wednesday night wasn’t the primary time Gabbard and Harris have sparred on the campaign path.
During the Democratic primary discussion in July, Gabbard attacked Harris over her prosecutorial record whereas serving as lawyer general in Calif., and over her health care set up.