Democratic Presidential Field Shrinks with Departure of Harris, Bullock


"She is solid. She can be a president one day herself".

Democratic presidential candidates former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. However, Biden claimed he's "not good at keeping hard feelings". Harris is now unofficially in the race to be the running mate for the eventual nominee.

In the first Democratic debate, Harris lit into Biden over his past positions on school busing, a moment that was a temporary breakthrough for Harris.

In 1972, the late Shirley Anita Chisholm, the daughter of a Barbadian mother and a Guyanese father, became the first Caribbean and African American candidate to seek nomination from a major U.S. political party for President of the United States. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) attends a health care roundtable at the Loft at the First United Methodist Church in Burlington, Iowa, Aug. 12, 2019.

After Harris suspended her campaign Tuesday, some members of the media blamed her exit on racial and gender bias. I talked to her yesterday.

"Times have changed; marijuana should not be a crime", said Harris then. I've taken stock and looked at this from every angle, and over the last few days have come to one of the hardest decisions of my life. Kamala Harris's sudden, surprising departure from the Democratic presidential primary, and whether she faced an unfair double-standard compared to other candidates - or just ran a bad campaign.

"It's a problem that caucus-goers here in Iowa and in Nevada and voters in SC and New Hampshire are being denied the choices that they are telling us they want in February", Booker said at a campaign event in Iowa. "Of course I would", he told reporters. "I'll see you at your trial".