Kamala Harris

5 Major Takeaways from the Pence-Harris Vice Presidential Debate

Kamala Harris and Mike Pence, Major takeaways from the Vice Presidential debate

The sole vice presidential debate was held Wednesday night, giving Americans a chance to hear from the two candidates who could reside in the White House if the president dies or becomes incapacitated.

With the election less than one month away, it was one of the final times voters were able to hear directly from the campaigns.

Here are five major takeaways:

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History Isn’t Only Watching Kamala Harris; ‘History Has Its Eyes on You’

Kamala Harris

In the Broadway show Hamilton, as Gen. George Washington gives Alexander Hamilton his military command, he encourages and cautions the ambitious Hamilton:

“I know that we can win. I know that greatness lies in you. But remember from here on in, history has its eyes on you.”

Joe Biden's Vice Presidential pick, Sen. Kamala Harris, would be wise to remember this stanza — not with visions of grandeur or ego-puffing pride, but in humility-inducing reflection about her responsibility to the people of this land, the patriots that have gone before and the principles that make our united history all possible.

4 Reasons Kamala Harris' Selection for VP Concerns Christian Leaders

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris hugging, Reasons why Kamala Harris' selection is troubling to Christians and conservatives

Joe Biden called Kamala Harris a “fearless fighter for the little guy” and “one of the country’s finest public servants” when he announced her as his pick for vice president Tuesday.

Many Christian leaders and social conservatives, though, say Harris’ record on social conservative issues represents the left-wing of the Democratic Party.

“Kamala Harris is the poster child for the extreme pro-abortion position of the Democratic Party,” National Right to Life said in a statement.

R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, said Harris consistently has chosen “the sexual revolution over religious liberty.”

Lila Rose, a Catholic and the president of Live Action, said Harris “prosecuted pro-life journalists when they dared investigate” Planned Parenthood’s “selling of baby parts.”

“She supports killing babies up until birth,” Rose tweeted.

Here are four reasons the selection of Harris by Biden troubles Christian and social conservative leaders:

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