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  • Harris, Feinstein sign on for bill targeting sites that enable sex trafficking

    California’s two U.S. senators said Friday they will back a bill to give victims and state officials more power to go after websites that promote or benefit from online sex trafficking. Kamala Harris and Dianne Feinstein announced support for the Stop Enabling Sex Trafficking Act, which would reverse the...
  • Democrats that could run for President in 2020

    The 2016 presidential election was just 11 months ago, and President Trump has yet to finish his first year in office, but politicians — including the president himself — are already looking ahead to 2020. President Trump filed paperwork for reelection on Inauguration Day, and — as long as...
  • Kamala Harris says U.S. isn’t as split as “forces of hate and division suggest”

    ATLANTA – Making her first high-profile foray into the Southern black church, California Sen. Kamala Harris told a Georgia congregation founded by former freed slaves that the United States remains wracked by racism, sexism and other forms of discrimination that flout the nation’s core values. But the rising Democratic...
  • Kamala Harris Is Dedicating Her First Major Legislative Effort To Bail Reform

    Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Ca.) is seeking some major criminal justice reform, starting with bail. Along with Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), Harris has introduced a bipartisan bill which calls for states to “reform or replace the practice of money bail, the requirement that individuals awaiting trial remain in jail unless...
  • Kamala Harris, Rand Paul back fixes to bail process

    The two lawmakers introduced a bipartisan bill Thursday that would change or replace the bail system using a $10 million grant over a three-year period. The Pretrial Integrity and Safety Act of 2017 would incentivize states to implement “individualized, pretrial assessments with risk-based decision making” and is supported by...
  • Will Kamala Harris run for President in 2020 ?!?

    The Democratic donor class is abuzz about Kamala Harris after the freshman California senator was feted this weekend at an event in the Hamptons surrounded by top fundraisers. The Bridgehampton event, where Harris mingled with top donors and supporters of Hillary Clinton, was the ultimate signal that Harris is...
  • Sen. Kamala Harris Handpicked 45 Songs To Create A Black Music Month Playlist

    “No matter where you are from or what you look like, music is a bond that can bring us all together.” Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) recognizes the resounding power black artists have had over the years and she’s paying tribute to them with a special music playlist she curated...
  • Senator Kamala Harris makes AG Sessions ‘nervous’ ; I wonder why ?

    Following the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee hearing with Attorney General Jeff Sessions where Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) was once again interrupted by a Republican senator, the former prosecutor took to Twitter to demand answers. Before being elected senator, Harris established a reputation as a fierce prosecutor while leading the...