Harris, who had flown to New York earlier Friday to appear on the show, conducted her interview remotely. She emphasized the importance of being vaccinated in the case of breakthrough Covid-19 infections.
“Sunny and Ana are strong women and I know they’re fine, but it really also does speak to the fact they’re vaccinated and vaccines really make all the difference because otherwise we’d be concerned about hospitalization and worse,” Harris said in her show appearance.
The vice president told the remaining “View” hosts that
“When I think about it in the context of any one of us who have had the awful experience of holding the hand of loved one who’s in an ICU bed or near death: don’t put your families through that,” she said. “The vaccine is free, it’s safe, it will save your life. So, folks just need to get vaccinated.”