5 days ago · Kamala Devi Harris (/ ˈkɑːmələ / KAH-mə-lə; born October 20, 1964) is an American politician and attorney who has served as the junior United States senator from California since 2017. She is the Democratic vice presidential nominee for the 2020 election.
Sep 10, 2020 · From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Kamala Devi Harris (born October 20, 1964) is the junior United States Senator from California. A member of the Democratic Party, she became one of California’s senators in the United States government in 2017. Before she took the position of senator, Harris was the State Attorney General from 2011 - 2017.
Sep 12, 2020 · Kamala Harris has served as the junior senator from California since 2017. On August 11, 2020, Harris was selected by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden to be his running mate in the 2020 U.S. presidential election.
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- Ancestry of Kamala Harris
The family of Kamala Harris is an American political and academic family comprising several notable members. Kamala Harris's maternal ancestry comes from Tamil Nadu, India and her father is from Jamaica. She is married to a Jewish American lawyer from New York City.
Douglas Emhoff is the husband of Kamala Harris. He was born to Jewish parents, Michael and Barbara Emhoff in Brooklyn, New York. He lived in New Jersey from 1969 to 1981, moving with his family to California when he was 17. Emhoff graduated from the California State University, N
Cole Emhoff is the stepson of Kamala Harris through her marriage to Douglas Emhoff. He was born c. 1995 and is named after jazz musician John Coltrane. Emhoff graduated from Colorado College with a bachelor's degree in psychology. Emhoff was an assistant at William Morris Endeavo
Ella Emhoff is the stepdaughter of Kamala Harris through her marriage to Douglas Emhoff. She was born c. 1999 and is named after jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald. In 2014, she was in the music video for Bo Burnham's song "Repeat Stuff." In 2018, Emhoff graduated from high school in Lo
Shyamala Gopalan was the mother of Kamala Harris. She was an Indian-American biologist and civil rights activist from Madras, India. Shyamala was born on April 7, 1938 to P. V. Gopalan and his wife, Rajam. A gifted singer of South Indian classical music, she won a national compet
Donald J. Harris is the father of Kamala Harris. He is a Jamaican-American economist and professor from Saint Ann's Bay, Jamaica. Harris was born on August 23, 1938 to Beryl Christie and Oscar Joseph Harris. He grew up in the Orange Hill area of Saint Ann Parish, near Brown's Tow
Maya Harris is the younger sister of Kamala Harris. She was born in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area and Montreal. She had her only child Meena Harris at the age of 17. Harris completed a bachelor of arts at University of California, Berkeley an
Meena Harris is the niece of Kamala Harris. She was born in Oakland, California in 1984. Harris completed a bachelor's degree from Stanford University and a J.D. at Harvard Law School. She is a lawyer and children's book author. She founded a campaign to raise awareness on social
P. V. Gopalan was the maternal grandfather of Kamala Harris. Gopalan was a career civil servant, eventually serving as Joint Secretary to Government of India in the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Rehabilitation. He was later deputed to the Government of Zambia and lived in Lu
Kamala Harris is of Indian descent on her maternal side and Jamaican on paternal side. Donald J. Harris claims to be descended from slaveowner Hamilton Brown, the namesake of Brown's Town, a claim Snopes rated as unproven pending further research. Snopes noted that Harris made errors in some of the vital dates he provided for births and deaths of his grandparents.
- Historical significance
The 2020 presidential campaign of Kamala Harris, the junior United States Senator from California, officially began on January 21, 2019, with an announcement on Good Morning America. Harris had widely been considered a "high profile" candidate for the 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries since 2016. Citing a lack of funds, Harris officially withdrew her candidacy on December 3, 2019. On March 8, 2020, Harris endorsed former vice president Joe Biden. Harris was chosen by Biden to be his r
Following the election of Donald Trump in November 2016, Harris was named as part of the "Hell-No Caucus" by Politico in 2018, along with Senators Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, given she voted "overwhelmingly to thwart nominees for administration jobs", such as with Rex Tillerson, Betsy DeVos and Mike Pompeo; all of the Senators in this group were considered potential 2020 presidential contenders at this point in time. Prior to announcing her candidacy, sh
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 21, 2019, Harris announced on Good Morning America that she would be seeking the Democratic presidential nomination. Her campaign headquarters were in Baltimore, Maryland, with a second office in Oakland, California. Her campaign slogan, "Fo
On January 28, Harris introduced herself as a 2020 presidential candidate in a CNN town hall at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. In the first quarter of her campaign, Harris announced the endorsements of five members of the California delegation in the U.S. House of Represen
On April 1, Harris delivered a speech at a labor dinner honoring state legislators in Sacramento, California where she listed workers benefits that would not have been made possible without organized labor and condemned rhetoric that described unions as "special-interest groups."
On November 27, Harris spent the Thanksgiving holiday in Des Moines, IA with fellow candidates Amy Klobuchar and Cory Booker. She attended the Turkey Trot downtown and visited the Corinthian Gardens apartment, where Harris campaigned for President Barack Obama in 2008. Harris cooked a dry brined turkey herself. On November 29, The New York Times published an article detailing rifts in the Harris campaign, with "competing factions eager to belittle one another" loyal to either campaign manager Ju
Harris was the third office-holding African-American woman to seek the Democratic nomination for president, the first two being U.S. Representative Shirley Chisholm in 1972 and U.S. Senator Carol Moseley Braun in 2004. Harris launched her presidential campaign forty-seven years to the day after Chisholm's presidential campaign. Harris paid homage to Chisholm's campaign by using a similar color scheme and typography in her own campaign's promotional materials and logo. If nominated, Harris would
Sep 10, 2020 · Kamala Devi Harris (/ ˈkɑːmələ / KAH-mə-lə; born 20 October 1964) is an American attorney, politeecian an a member o the Democratic Pairty. Harris haes served as the junior Unitit States Senator frae Californie syne 2017 an the Democratic Pairty's nominee for vice preses o the Unitit States in the 2020 election.
5 days ago · Kamala Harris previously served as the District Attorney of San Francisco, Attorney General of California, and is an incumbent United States Senator.
Kamala Devi Harris (født 20. oktober 1964 i Oakland, Californien, USA) er en amerikansk politiker, der siden 2017 har repræsenteret delstaten Californien i det amerikanske Senat.   Hun har tidligere tjent som Distriktsadvokat for San Francisco , fra 2004 til 2011, samt som Californiens justitsminister, fra 2011 til sin indsættelse i ...
Timothy Michael Kaine (/ k eɪ n /, born February 26, 1958) is an American lawyer and politician serving as the junior United States senator from Virginia since 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as the 38th lieutenant governor of Virginia from 2002 to 2006 and 70th governor of Virginia from 2006 to 2010.
6 days ago · From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Douglas Emhoff (born October 13, 1964) is an American lawyer who is the husband of U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, the 2020 Democratic vice presidential nominee.