Harris for the Win

A look at a promising 2020 election candidate

Jaa’Zaniah Sanders, Staff Reporter

In 2020 it’s time for new change in United States and the main event will be the 2020 election. There are many men and women running for the presidential election 2020. One candidate to keep an eye on is Sen. Kamala D. Harris which is 54 years old and lives in California. Harris has served as the junior United States senator from California since 2017. She is a member of the Democratic Party, previously served as the 32nd Attorney general of California from 2011 to 2017 and as the 27th District Attorney of San Francisco from 2004 to 2011. On January 21, 2019 when she had officially announced her campaign to run for the democratic nomination for president of the United States in the 2020 presidential election.

Kamala Harris has been in politics in her whole life basically in some type of way. She have been fighting for the people for years. Kamala Harris has been a lifelong public safety and civil rights leader. She was elected in 2016, was the second African American woman in history to be elected to the U.S. Senate, and the first African American and first woman to serve as Attorney General of the state of California. Kamala have always been fearless advocate for the voiceless and vulnerable, have always been a fighter behalf of all people.

Kamala has been prosecuted transnational gangs that exploited women and children, trafficked in guns and drugs. She have done studies and investigations on the impact of transnational criminal organizations and human trafficking. She also wants to raise minimum wage to about $15 dollars. Also wanting to sweeping tax cuts for the middle class, address the high cost of rent, make higher education tuition-free, quality health care with Medicare for all and many more things she wants to change to better people life.

Kamala Harris would be a wonderful president. She is very known in the community of California and people love her and what she is about. She have been an activist and senator and many more leader positions. She have her own mindset and wants to share her mindset with the world and show them what she can do, what she is made of. She also have been around for years, she is very familiar with the work of politics.