‘Toughest Person Out There’: Doug Emhoff’s Proud Tribute to VP Kamala Harris in Revealing CBS Interview

Rita Braver and Doug Emhoff
Rita Braver and Doug Emhoff

Attorney Doug Emhoff, known as the second gentleman of the United States, recently sat down with CBS News Sunday Morning correspondent Rita Braver to discuss his life in Washington, his relationship with Vice President Kamala Harris, and more. In the interview, Emhoff proudly proclaims that his wife, the first female vice president, is “the toughest person out there.”

When asked about his response to criticism of Vice President Harris, Emhoff acknowledged the challenges of being in the public eye but expressed his utmost confidence in her resilience and strength. “I’m her husband, nobody wants to see anyone they love criticized or attacked,” he said. “But that said, she’s vice president of the United States… So, all this comes with the territory. She’s the toughest person out there.”

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Emhoff’s interview offers a glimpse into the supportive dynamic between the second gentleman and the vice president, highlighting their mutual respect and admiration.

The full interview with Emhoff, as well as additional conversations with First Lady Jill Biden and Vice President Harris herself, will air on CBS News Sunday Morning on June 23 at 9:00 a.m. ET. The program, currently in its 21st consecutive broadcast season as the number one Sunday morning news show, is executive produced by Rand Morrison.

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Be sure to tune in to CBS or stream on Paramount+ to catch the insightful and engaging conversation with the second gentleman, Doug Emhoff.


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