"I love my country, and this is a moment in time that I feel a sense of responsibility to fight for the best of who we are", Harris said.
Her motto, she told the San Francisco Chronicle in 2009, is a saying her mother had - "you may be the first, but make sure you're not the last" - and her political career has been marked by firsts.
Her signs will carry her campaign theme "Kamala Harris for the people", the words that she spoke each time she rose in the courtroom as a prosecutor. Issues like immigration, education and criminal justice reform are expected to feature prominently in her agenda.
Harris sought to be part of changing the system from within from her early days as district attorney in 2004, when she created a diversionary program for first-time offenders charged with drug offenses that moved them into job training and apprenticeship programs. "Most communities do. They don't want excessive force".
WhatsApp Reduces Message-Forwarding, To Curb Fake News
The spread of fake news on WhatsApp, Facebook, and other social media platforms became a focal point of discussion previous year . It that respect, limiting the number of times you can forward a message does very little to stop the spread of fake news.
Harris, who is black, launched her presidential as the nation observes what would have been the 90th birthday of the slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.
I'm running for president. 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 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. But those who have a positive opinion of the California Democrat outnumbered those with a negative opinion by more than three to one. Kirsten Gillibrand, Massachusetts Sen.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., earlier announced that she was forming a presidential exploratory committee.
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.
The backing of African Americans, who dominate the Democratic electorate in early primaries like SC, which is expected to hold its primary in late February 2020, followed by other Southern states in the first half of March, would make her formidable. In the weeks leading up to her announcement, Harris made multiple high-profile media appearances promoting a recently-released memoir.
ABC's Good Morning America got the exclusive first interview with Harris. And then he took it to the lowest common denominator. [He said] it is us versus them instead of what real leadership would be about - which is to read it and say, "Hey everybody, We're all in this together".
"Kamala Harris has - on paper - the clearest path to the Democratic nomination because of her potential appeal to various elements of the Democratic Party and new prominence of the California party", said Dan Pfeiffer, a communications strategist for Obama's 2008 campaign and White House.
Correction: January 21, 2019 12:00 am - An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that Sen. "That's why I'm running for president of the United States", the senator representing California said in a video posted on Twitter.
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.
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 White House said Friday that Trump will make an announcement Saturday afternoon regarding the situation. Bush uploaded an Instagram photo showing him greeting his employees with a handful of stacked pizza boxes.
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".
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.
The film's success is also a testimony to the fact that good content doesn't need a festive release to reach the audience. The film has shattered the collections of Kaabil (Rs 103.40 crore) to become Yami Gautam's biggest hit till date.
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.
Trump's remarks from the Diplomatic Room marked the second time he has addressed the nation as the partial shutdown drags on. Clyburn confirmed during the interview that there would be no negotiations until the president reopens the government.
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.
California Sen. Kamala Harris jumps into 2020 presidential race
Harris is now the third woman to announce a presidential run, following Senator Elizabeth Warren and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand . That's why I'm running for president of the United States", Harris says in the video, titled " Kamala Harris: "For the People ".
Mexico Pipeline Blast Death Toll Climbs to More Than 70
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.
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.
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.