Anita HillAnita Faye HillBiden wants to accept nomination in closing speech to Congress 50 years after Biden. Our mind-altering moment – and a reckoning for 1972? MORE vowed to vote for the Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden in the November elections.
Biden chaired the Senate Judiciary Committee in 1991 when Hill was on the Confirmation hearing of the then Supreme Court candidate Clarence ThomasClarence Thomas stands up for the Supreme Court as Trump battles for re-election.
The then-Senator from Delaware, along with her male senators, aggressively questioned Hill about her allegations that Thomas sexually molested her while they worked on the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
“Regardless of all his past limitations and the mistakes he has made in the past, regardless of those at this point in between Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpDHS calls white supremacists the “most persistent and deadliest threat” to the US: Report Buttigieg criticizes Trump for comments on fallen soldiers: “He must think we are all fools”. The White House is calling on federal authorities to cancel “divisively”. Racial sensitivity training: REPORT MORE and Joe Biden, I think Joe Biden is the person who should be elected in November. “ Hill told CNN’s Gloria Borger in an interview slated to air on Monday.
Hill said her decision is “more about survivors of gender-based violence. That’s really what it’s about. “
“My commitment is to find solutions and I am more than willing to work with him.“Said Hill, adding that she would like to work on issues such as sexual harassment, gender-based violence, and gender discrimination.
Hill, who is now a professor at Brandeis University, said the hearing led her not to pursue a career in government.
“One of the effects of 1991 was my desire not to really work with the government in any way,” Hill said. “I’ve always said that I think I can be more effective as an outsider than an insider. And now I’m ready to develop myself and work for inner change.”
Biden regretted the treatment of the 1991 hearing and said in March that he wished it “I could have done something.” In the run-up to its official campaign launch Biden called Hill Expressing regret about how she was treated during the confirmation hearing.
hill said before She is ready to “move on, but I am also ready to hold Joe Biden accountable”.