"The future of our country depends on you and millions of others lifting our voices to fight for our American values", the Democratic California senator said. That's why I'm running for president of the United States", Harris says in the video, titled "Kamala Harris: "For the People".
Senators Elizabeth Warren of MA and Kirsten Gillibrand of NY have both launched exploratory committees while former Obama administration housing chief Julian Castro has declared his intentions. And she spent much of the 2018 midterm election cycle campaigning for colleagues around the country and building a network of candidates. She gained attention previous year for her tough questioning of the Trump administration's appointments, including Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who was accused of sexual harassment.
The former California state attorney general has become popular with liberal activists for her tough questioning of Trump administration appointees and officials, including Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and former Attorney General Jeff Sessions, during Senate hearings. She was the first senator to call on Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to resign for carrying out Trump's family separation policy for illegal border-crossings.
While avoiding directly engaging Trump, Harris has accused the President of stoking racist and xenophobic rhetoric, while aligning his administration with white supremacists at home, and cozying up to dictators overseas.
Blackout gets a limited time mode that adds respawns
If you've been itching to try out Black Ops 4 , there's a free trial right now on PC, Xbox One, and PS4 until January 24. The limited time mode is squads-only and it allows anyone in the game to respawn every time the circle resets.
She has argued that the needs of the middle class have been ignored, citing the federal shutdown over the President's "vanity project" - a border wall - as the latest example.
Ms. Harris, 54, is a first-term senator from California who previously served as the state's attorney general.
Harris doesn't shy away from the term "identity politics", which she's described as a cudgel used to marginalize issues like civil rights and immigrant rights.
She abandoned the formality of launching an exploratory committee, instead going all-in on a presidential bid.
The former prosecutor chose yellow and red for her campaign logo in a nod to Chisholm's bid for president with its red and yellow campaign buttons.
She plans a formal campaign launch in Oakland on January 27. Among her first decisions will be to reject corporate PAC money and super PAC activity, the aides said.
"I feel a sense of responsibility to stand up and fight for the best of who we are", she said. She is slated to speak at the Pink Ice Gala, a major event held by the local chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. Harris's prosecutorial record has recently come under new scrutiny after a blistering opinion piece in the New York Times criticized her repeated claim that she was a "progressive prosecutor" who was focused on changing a broken criminal justice system from within.
Harris is the fifth Democrat to enter the presidential run. She actively prosecuted financial crimes, including "predatory" lending.
Sen. Bernie Sanders, who's from Vermont and unsuccessfully sought the 2016 Democratic nomination, is also considering a campaign.
The campaign chair will be Maya Harris, the candidate's sister and a former senior adviser to Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. She will continue to be guided by her longtime strategists Sean Clegg and Ace Smith. Her team clearly sees her strongest potential for an early state victory in SC, where African-Americans made up 61 percent of the Democratic primary electorate in 2016. In 1994, then-outgoing Speaker of the California State Assembly Willie Brown (D-San Francisco) appointed Harris to a state board with a $72,000 salary. And early voting in Harris's home state of California will overlap with the traditional early nominating contests, which could give Harris a boost.
The Gigafactory 3 is Tesla's first overseas plant outside the US and comes amid the ongoing US-China trade war. Tesla announced Friday via an employee email that it would be laying off 7 percent of its 45,000 employees.
Starmer said there was a roadblock in the way of a solution to the Brexit crisis, "and that roadblock is the prime minister ". Brexiteers within the Tory ranks may then be tempted to hold their noses and wave through the Prime Minister's divorce deal.
His administration also shut down pipelines to detect and deter illegal taps, relying more on delivering fuel by tanker truck. About 15 oil pipeline explosions and fires causing more than 50 fatalities each have occurred around the world since 1993.
Coach K speaks to the emotional high of Cam Reddish's game-winner against Florida State and the low of being upset by Syracuse. Duke kicked out good news on Thursday: the AC joint separation isn't as bad as some feared . "We had that game".
Reset she did but it wasn't immediate, with Halep looking the stronger player for the first 15 minutes of the third set. But Williams delivered a fatal blow to break for a 4-3 lead and made no mistake in booking her spot in the next round.
The Wizards' 15 offensive rebounds gave them a chance to come back, as well as 22 points off 16 Knicks turnovers. The game was tied at 109-109 with 13 seconds remaining when Pascal Siakam beat the buzzer to seal a narrow win.
Sterne had a four-shot lead after 11 holes, but two bogeys cost him dear as Lowry fought back with birdies on 12 and 13. It's not easy, it's not easy to lie down and showed a bit of bottle and a bit of character there today I thought.
In a letter to the PM, Corbyn called May's talks with MPs little more than an exercise to play for time. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves church, near High Wycombe, Britain, January 20, 2019.
Australian Open: World no. 1 Halep beats Kenin
Halep did not provide details of her injury, but a herniated disc cut short her season a year ago . "She's very solid. He looked very exhausted . "I don't think I'll be able to get rid of the smile on my face any time soon".
Saturn’s rings are younger than thought
Now, with the precision measurements made by Cassini's final orbits, we know that there is no hidden mass. So the planet could've existed without its rings for an extremely long time - up to 4,490,000,000 years.
Extreme Cold Warning continues into Monday night
A Wind Chill Advisory has been issued in the wake of a winter storm that brought rain, snow and ice to the Pittsburgh region. Wind chill values will likely be 15 to 25 below zero through the entire day Monday and even extending into Tuesday morning.
Herro, No. 12 Kentucky hold off No. 14 Auburn 82-80
The Wildcats raced out of the locker room with a 10-2 run, highlighted by a Johnson "and one" and a 3-pointer from Herro. Auburn has two straight big SEC road games, facing South Carolina Tuesday and Mississippi State next Saturday.