Vice President Kamala Harris was heckled by protesters during two speeches this week, on both occasions over issues of concern to the political left, and the VP handled each outburst in different ways.
While campaigning for Virginia gubernatorial candidate and former Governor Terry McAuliffe on Thursday, the VP was interrupted by protesters over an oil pipeline issue. Here’s how Inside NoVa described the incident and Harris’ response:
Vice President Kamala Harris took the stage saying it matters who will be the next leader of Virginia, and then, a half-dozen protestors, in several locations among the crowd, interrupted her speech by yelling ‘Stop line 3,’ a reference to a tar-sands pipeline from Canada to Wisconsin.
As the audience tried