Friday, July 9 at 8/7c, essentially the most highly effective girl within the nation is sitting down with journalist Soledad O’Brien for State of Our Union: Vice President Kamala Harris.
The half-hour primetime particular was taped on the White Home and focuses on points impacting the Black group. The Vice President discusses vaccine hesitancy, financial restoration from the COVID-19 pandemic, voting rights and extra.
In accordance with a latest press launch, Harris particularly addressed holding regulation enforcement accountable. ”On the problem of policing, we want accountability. And we’re, and I used to be truly one of many authentic authors of the George Floyd Justice and Policing Act and I really feel very strongly that must be handed. There must be accountability for cops who break the foundations or break the legal guidelines,” she mentioned.
The George Floyd Justice and Policing Act handed within the Home however it’s nonetheless ready to be voted on within the Senate.
BET President Scott Mills mentioned in a press release, “BET continues to guide the cost with content material that speaks to the well timed and demanding points impacting our group. Now, greater than ever, it’s essential that we make the most of the facility of media to drive essential conversations affecting our well being and welfare. We sit up for facilitating this dialogue with Vice President Harris and tackling these subjects head on to interact and empower our viewers like no different model can.”
Main as much as Friday’s premiere, go to BET’s social media platforms to look at a sequence of quick conversations between members of our group and Biden-Harris administration.
State of Our Union: Vice President Kamala Harris is govt produced by Jason Samuels for BET; Steven Ramey serves as supervising producer.