The New York Democrat gave a fiery speech demanding cisgender men try to imagine what the U.S. will be like without Roe v. Wade for pregnant people.
“Hopefully he understood what I meant,” the Democratic senator said after speaking briefly to the chief justice before the State of the Union address.
Sens. Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand called on the governor to step down, and a few state lawmakers have already drafted articles of impeachment.
"It is clear that Governor Cuomo has lost the confidence of his governing partners and the people of New York," they said. He's been accused of sexual misconduct.
The New York governor made the comments after the state’s attorney general demanded Cuomo grant her the authority to investigate the claims.
The senators said the state’s attorney general, Letitia James, should be given authority to conduct a “a transparent and thorough investigation.”
The Senate can certainly pass this bill and conduct an impeachment trial at the same time, Gillibrand told HuffPost: “You can walk and chew gum.”
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and Rep. Katie Porter propose a bill requiring lawmakers, Cabinet officials and their families to disclose when they apply for federal funds.
“We cannot become complacent,” Sen. Kirstin Gillibrand said after the 5-4 decision in favor of abortion rights.
"I’m excited to help him defeat Donald Trump in November," the former Democratic candidate said.