“Every American will see how every senator speaks,” Schumer said during a news conference with state leaders in New York. Republicans “can no longer shy away from it. Republicans have tried to avoid it. “
The Democrat said he would submit documents on the closure on Monday, and the 100-seat chamber will vote on the bill on Wednesday.
Schumer called the draft decision “disgusting,” noting that most Americans want to preserve the right to abortion and women’s health.
“The choice should not be for a handful of right-wing judges. The choice should not be for a handful of right-wing politicians. This is a woman’s right. It’s simple and easy, ”he said.
A draft ruling was leaked last week that a majority of the country’s highest court would vote to repeal Rowe v. Wade, a legal precedent that provides Americans with access to abortion.