Kamala Harris

  • Kamala Harris Calls For a 10-Hour School Day

    Harris has purposed a 10-hour school day for our future generations. What We Know: If you’re a working parent with a child in school, you understand that making ends meet often means multiple jobs, long days, and stressful scheduling. My Family Friendly Schools Act ensures that children have access...
  • Next Presidential Debate will be at Atlanta’s New Tyler Perry Studios

    The new Tyler Perry Studios will host the fifth Democratic Presidential Debate next month. The new Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta was hand-picked to be the venue for the next presidential debate on November 20, 2019, from 9 PM-11 PM. The Democratic candidates will debate key policies and make...
  • Kamala Harris Continues to Fall in Polls

    Senator and presidential hopeful Kamala Harris continues to fall in democratic primary polling, while Elizabeth Warren sees increased support. What We Know: Democratic primary polling shifted following last week’s Democratic debates on CNN, and Harris now finds herself behind Joe Biden, Warren and Bernie Sanders in most polls. Harris...
  • Recap: Second Night of the Second Round of Democratic Debates

    The second round of 12 Democratic primary debates at the Fox Theatre in Detroit, Michigan has concluded. Night two featured the remaining 10 candidates not featured in night one: former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Kamala Harris, Sen. Cory Booker, former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro, Gov....
  • Kamala Harris’ Student Loan Debt Forgiveness Plan Causes Confusion

    Over the weekend, California Sen. Kamala Harris caused some confusion on Twitter when she announced a program for student loan debt forgiveness. What We Know: Harris tweeted that the program is geared toward Pell Grant recipients. Grads can have $20,000 of loans erased if they start a business that...
  • Kamala Harris proposed investing $1B to end rape kit backlog nationwide

    On Thursday, Sen. Kamala Harris revealed her plan to clear rape kit backlogs nationwide. What We Know: Harris is a champion of this issue. In a statement released on Thursday, she stated, “As California’s Attorney General, I committed resources and attention to clearing a backlog of 1,300 untested rape...
  • Joe Biden Reportedly Highest Earner in Top Dem Nominees

    Former Vice President Joe Biden’s tax returns reveal he is among the top earners vying for the Democratic nomination. What We Know: Biden’s tax returns reveal he and his wife, Jill Biden, have earned over $15 million since he left office in 2016. The documents show the Biden’s reported...
  • Jill Biden says the ‘American people didn’t buy Kamala Harris’ attack’

    Jill Biden said she was most surprised by California Sen. Kamala Harris attacks on her husband, former Vice President Joe Biden, during the first Democratic presidential debate in an interview with CNN that aired Monday. What We Know: During an exclusive interview with CNN’s Chris Cuomo, Jill Biden called...
  • Kamala Harris announces $100B plan for black homeownership

    Presidential hopeful and current Senator Kamala Harris (D-California) proposed a $100 billion federal program to help black people buy homes. What We Know: Harris appeared at Essence’s Global Black Economic Forum and emphasized the role that homeownership drives the growth of wealth in the United States. The California senator...