Kamala Harris Teases Stephen Colbert With 2 Word Answer About Presidential Run
14 January, 2019, 07:09 | Author: Irvin Gilbert
Harris would be the fourth person so far to join the race for the Democratic nomination, though that number is expected to balloon to dozens of candidates by the time campaign season kicks into full swing.
The senator said in early December that she would decide whether to run for president "over the holiday".
"Absolutely. Listen - I'm not saying that about myself, but I am saying that about the capacity of the American public", Harris said.
"There is so much happening in our world right now and there are a lot of people who rightly feel displaced and are wondering where do they belong?"
"We also need to stop treating drug addiction like a public safety crisis instead of what it is: a public health crisis", she writes. "I'm a career prosecutor. Let's speak some truth about that, too".
Tapper noted that Wallace helped Harris run the California Department of Justice when she was the Attorney General.
In the book, Harris recounts an instance when she was an intern at the Alameda County district attorney's office and an innocent bystander was one of many people arrested during a drug raid. Harris, who represents California in the Senate, is the daughter of Indian and Jamaican immigrants.
To the delight of the audience, a smiling Harris responded, "I might". Democrat Hillary Clinton was criticized for her husband's role in passing the 1994 Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act, which created stricter penalties for drug offenders and funneled billions of dollars toward more police and new prisons. These are the issues being presented to our country today. She also spent heavily to build out her digital campaign infrastructure and cultivate supporters online.
Harris stands to make history when she does announce her run - as the both the first African American woman and the first Indian American woman to run for the White House. Her weekend trip to the leadoff caucus state of Iowa also generated largely flattering headlines.
"What are we thinking about in terms of recognizing that some people will applaud China for its efficiency and effectiveness and maybe even point to it as the new model of economic power". "My hope is that we require candidates to demonstrate that they know more than the catchphrases of the activists in their bases".
"The buzz is that the Republicans are cracking a little bit underneath the pressure", Colbert said.
Kamala Harris has reportedly chose to run for president. And I think it's good for the party. She has a real chance, and I'll be rooting for her.
In addition to that, two Chico police officers were taken to the hospital after they said they started to feel sick. Responding officers gave patients six doses of the opioid antidote naloxone while also administering CPR, he said.
Watts went on to say to the newspaper that he and the rest of the executives decided it would be best to cut ties with R. Kelly due to the current political and cultural landscape, especially with the rise of the #MeToo movement.
Former Leeds United and South Africa striker Phil Masinga has tragically died at the age of just 49, it has been confirmed. Masinga, who spent time in hospital in December for an undiagnosed illness was 49.
President Trump has denied keeping details of his meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin from his own administration. "That comes back to the question, again, of why the president wanted to do this?" she asked.
National Security Adviser John Bolton have said there is no deadline for U.S. troops in Syria to return home. USA forces in northern Syria have fought alongside a Kurdish militia against Islamic State (IS) militants.
According to USA Today's Bob Nightengale, the team will meet with Murray today to try and convince him to choose baseball. But with his football success, rumors have persisted that he will declare for the NFL draft and leave baseball behind.
I think all of us ought to be united, regardless of party, in saying, white supremacism, white nationalism, is hatred. In November's election, King narrowly defeated his Democratic challenger, Democrat J.D.
If I am not feeling good, I will not be here", Nadal told reporters two days before the start of the first Grand Slam of the year. Andy Murray will play what could be the final match of his career when the Australian Open begins in Melbourne on Monday.
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