Kamala Devi Harris is an American lawyer and politician serving as the junior United States Senator from California since 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served as the 27th District Attorney of San Francisco from 2004 to 2011 and 32nd Attorney General of California from 2011 until 2017. She ran as a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in the 2020 election, before dropping out on December 3, 2019.
The move, which would be unlikely to happen until after the Senate impeachment trial, could enhance her chances of becoming vice president but could also anger liberals in California. NYTimes.com - Published
Ms. Warren is figuring out what candidates like Beto O’Rourke, Kamala Harris and Kirsten Gillibrand have already learned: It’s hard to appeal to both the center and the left of the Democratic.. NYTimes.com - Published
U.S. Senator Cory Booker, an African-American candidate who had bemoaned the increasing lack of diversity in the Democratic presidential field, ended his White House campaign on Monday. Zachary Goelman..
U.S. presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg has spent more on campaign ads in the last few weeks than his main Democratic rivals have all year. Yet his level of support has barely risen, according to..
A day after U.S. Senator Kamala Harris ended her 2020 presidential bid, former Vice President Joe Biden, a leading contender for the Democratic nomination, said on Wednesday he would consider her as a.. Reuters - Published
Senator Kamala Harris has dropped out of the Democratic presidential primary race. The California Democrat is the third candidate to drop out in the past week. CBS News political correspondent Ed.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •NYTimes.com
Ms. Harris is the only 2020 Democrat who has fallen hard out of the top tier of candidates. She has proved to be an uneven campaigner who changes her message and tactics to little effect and has a.. NYTimes.com - Published
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris rolled out a mental health policy proposal on Monday in South Carolina. The senator from California wants to double the number of mental health treatment.. USATODAY.com - Published
Joe Biden leads with black voters, and Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders are making better inroads with younger ones than Kamala Harris and Cory Booker. In interviews, voters rejected the idea that.. NYTimes.com - Published
If the House of Representatives impeaches President Trump, the Senate would hold a trial on the charges - complicating campaign plans for Democratic senators who are running for president. CBS News.. CBS News - Published
The impeachment proceedings on Capitol Hill could eventually pull some senators running for president from the campaign trail. That includes Kamala Harris. Her national poll numbers are falling and she.. CBS News - Published
One of Tom Steyer's campaign staffers has resigned after being accused of stealing voter data from Kamala Harris' campaign. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns joins Elaine Quijano on "Red and.. CBS News - Published
Democratic presidential hopeful Senator Kamala Harris is one of the more than a dozen Democrats who visited Iowa this weekend to rally supporters ahead of the Iowa caucases. CBS News political.. CBS News - Published
CBS News' Ed O'Keefe talks to 2020 contender Kamala Harris on the race amid news that she's shuttered campaign offices and laid off staff in other states to redirect her efforts toward Iowa. CBS News - Published
CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe talks strategy with 2020 contender Kamala Harris amid news that she's shuttered campaign offices and laid off staff in other states to redirect her efforts.. CBS News - Published
This week on "Face the Nation," Margaret Brennan talks to Vice President Mike Pence, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Rep. Adam Smith and Rep. Michael McCaul. Plus, part of Ed O'Keefe's interview with Kamala.. CBS News - Published
Senator Kamala Harris announced she will reduce staff size and slash salaries in order to keep her presidential bid afloat. For this edition of 2020 Daily Trail Markers, campaign reporter Tim Perry.. CBS News - Published
Ed O'Keefe, Caitlin Huey-Burns, Leslie Sanchez, and Antjuan Seawright join CBSN's "Red and Blue" to break down how Joe Biden, Kamala Harris and other Democratic presidential candidates are preparing.. CBS News - Published
Nine Democrats vying to be their party's presidential candidate in 2020 will take part in a criminal justice forum in South Carolina this weekend, down from 10 after U.S. Senator Kamala Harris dropped.. Reuters - Published
U.S. Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren went after big tech during the Democratic debate on Tuesday but brushed off rival Kamala Harris's challenge to join her in calling for President.. Reuters - Published
Senator Kamala Harris called out the lack of abortion discussion during the Democratic debates, arguing that the future of reproductive rights in America impacts half of the country's population... CBS News - Published
Kamala Harris has announced more than half a dozen things to enact on her first day as president. What policies do the Democratic candidates have in mind should one of them win in 2020?
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