Law Professor Slams Sen. Hawley On ‘Transphobic’ Questioning During Senate Hearing

In a heated back-and-forth exchange at a Senate hearing on abortion, a law professor from Berkeley accused Sen. Hawley of being transphobic after the Republican senator asked the professor if she was referring to women when using the phrase “people with a capacity for pregnancy.” Professor Khiara Bridges added, “I want you to recognize that your line of questioning is transphobic.”

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