"The fact is I haven't been found in violation of the Hatch Act based on the 2020 election. You've got outside groups with political agendas trying to file actions against me. It doesn't make it real, and it doesn't even make it relevant," she said.
"It's taken generations to get the privilege that I have to write and to speak out, with the truth, and to speak to truth to power," she said. "It's taken that long and I will never, never give it up."