Maloney echoed concerns that Kavanaugh's confirmation would put reproductive rights at risk.
"We don't need a Trump yes-man on the
Protesters held pro-
Advocates said they worried the appointment would create a five-judge majority of conservatives on the
"I was one of the lucky ones, because I survived," Mason said. "I wore a coat hanger pin for the longest time because a lot of women did their self-abortions with coat hangers.
"The fact that after 50 years, I have to be standing here talking about a woman's right to choose, a woman's right to take care of her own body and not have an illegal abortion -- it kills me to do it, but thank God I'm still here and able to speak out," Mason added.
"This is really the closest we've come to having individual freedoms in this country that have been established in the last fifty years completely shattered," McQuade said. "People in this country have been clear: access to safe and legal abortion is something that they not only want, but we need to protect it."
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