Congress has changed the size of the Court on seven separate occasions. An expanded court would allow President Biden to appoint additional justices who will protect our constitutional rights.
Morgan Harper, a Columbus native and Democrat running for the U.S. Senate, was one of the speakers, and she said advocating for a woman’s right to choose has always been at the forefront for her.
Morgan Harper from Columbus, Ohio enters Ohio Senate Race. Harper explains to Jonathan Capehart why she is running on a message of economic justice.
I’m running for the U.S. Senate as an unapologetically pro-choice candidate — and I’m the only candidate among the major Democratic and Republican candidates in this race who has always stood firm in my support for a woman’s right to make her own decision about her body and health care.
Also walking with the workers on Monday was Morgan Harper, a U.S. Senate candidate, who said that the fight for workers’ rights was a big part of why she decided to run for office. “I was raised by my mom. She was in the union, and that was the difference between totally going off the rails and being able to weather the storms that are inevitable for anyone,” Harper said. “We all have challenges that come up, but you have to have stability in your work life in order to be able to manage those.”
The Democratic U.S. Senate candidate will be touring around Ohio, but Youngstown was her first stop Sunday. While visiting the city, she attended the Stop The Violence walk. Harper says she wants to do what she can to bring attention to violence in the city and the state. “It’s only going to stop if we have representatives that are going to be going to Washington to make sure that our communities get the resources they need to be able to lead stable lives. That’s at the core of it. We need to be giving young people job opportunities. We need to make sure that people have stable housing. This is all connected,” Harper said.
Morgan Harper, a policy and advocacy director for an economic equality organization, saying she is seeking the U.S. Senate seat for Ohio.
Consumer protection attorney Morgan Harper announced Wednesday that she is entering the race for the Democratic nomination for Ohio’s open Senate seat.
Morgan Harper has announced a campaign for United States Senate race in Ohio. The consumer protection attorney, Columbus community organizer and former congressional candidate will be competing for the Democratic nomination.