Kamala Harris Vows to Get Rid of Private HealthCare
00:26, Jan 30, 2019
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Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris, of California, speaks as she formally launches her presidential campaign at a rally in her hometown of Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019.
By launching her campaign early - a year before any primary votes are cast - the California lawmaker leapfrogs several party luminaries waiting in the wings, and a few already in the race, to become the de facto frontrunner. Her campaign reported raising $1.5 million from roughly 38,000 donors during the first 24 hours after she announced her campaign on January 21. She also embraced nationalized health care insurance to the extent that she gladly stated that she would "eliminate" private insurance - you know, the insurance upon which the vast majority of Americans rely.
Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand of NY and Elizabeth Warren of MA, who have taken steps toward presidential bids of their own, also have been confronted with questions about potential liabilities during appearances in Iowa this month.
But Democrats, honing in on President Trump's personal unpopolarity, apparently mistake the public rejection of Trump's personal foibles for public warmth toward full-scale Leftism.
She said she is running "with faith in God, with fidelity to country, and with the fighting spirit I got from my mother".
Shortly after announcing her candidacy on Martin Luther King Jr.
"We are here because the American Dream and our American democracy are under attack and on the line like never before", Harris said Sunday. "Of the people. For all the people". Day that she is officially throwing her hat into the ring and seeking the Democratic nomination for the presidency in 2020.
Senators Elizabeth Warren, of MA, and Kirsten Gillibrand, of NY, have announced exploratory committees.
Meanwhile, President Trump said yesterday that former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz did not have the "guts" to run for the presidency and questioned his intellect just 24 hours after he announced a possible White House bid. She pointed to the 2012 shooting rampage at a CT school that left 26 people - mostly children - dead and said members of Congress should have been forced into a room to view the autopsy photos and then been asked to "vote your conscience".
President Donald Trump made addressing the VA crisis one of his top priorities during his first two years in office, especially with the VA Mission Act of 2018. "You can be in favor of the Second Amendment and also understand that there is no reason in a civil society that we have assault weapons around communities that can kill babies and police officers", Harris said.
Harris, a former prosecutor and attorney general in California, chose her slogan because "Kamala Harris, for the people" was the phrase she would say in court.
He waved away concerns that a "tweet-storm" from Mr Trump would follow his appearance, saying: "I think, like most people, I've become bored with President Trump and his tweets".
"I'm going to go with someone who could win nationally", he said. Senators Cory Booker, of New Jersey, Sherrod Brown, of Ohio, Amy Klobuchar, of Minnesota, and Bernie Sanders, of Vermont, may also run.
State TV had said earlier that initial reports pointed to a terrorist attack, and that a number of people were injured. Syria's air defense has shot down several targets, the agency added, without providing further details.
Management said domestic average selling price will "improve over the course of the year" and result in revenue growth for 2019. The horror film Bird Box , starring Sandra Bullock, began streaming in late December and was viewed by 45 million subscribers.
The pressure on Washington to strike a deal intensified Friday when most workers missed their paychecks for the first time. Trump's visit was met by protesters who rallied on both sides of the border-in Reynosa, Mexico, and in McAllen, Texas .
The Right2Know campaign further demanded that Mnangagwa and his government also immediately end the shutdown of the internet. It was, however, later reported that internet connection was restored in the country on Thursday.
The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss added: "Specifically with Fernandinho's role, it's so hard to find". I don't talk about players not here, never did and never will". "It's complicated, so, so complicated".
The dogwalker accompanied Jayme to her neighbor's home, belonging to Kristin and Peter Kasinskas , where they dialed 911 for help. She told Kasinskas that she was being kept in the Eau Claire Acres neighborhood - just a few houses down from the Kasinskas home.
The 1961 film adaptation won 10 Oscars, including Best Supporting Actress for Moreno, now 86, Best Picture and Best Director. Zegler wrote, "As a Colombian-American woman growing up in this day and age, strong roles like Maria are so important".
Gabbard moved to Hawaii when she was two and embraced Hinduism as a teenager and is well-versed in the scriptures, PTI reported. If elected in 2020, she could be the youngest and first woman to be elected as the United States president.
The Japanese demolished WTA Finals champion Elina Svitolina for the loss of five games in her quarter-final on Wednesday night. Remarkably, Saturday will be the first time No 5 Osaka and No 8 Kvitova will face each other in any round of any tournament.
The president tweeted: " Nancy Pelosi and some of the Democrats turned down my offer yesterday before I even got up to speak". The president has dug in on wall funding, resulting in a government shutdown beginning in late December.
The risk of the British parliament seeking to frustrate Brexit has increased, Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Sunday. A no-deal Brexit would be "catastrophic" for industry and trade, Corbyn told the BBC.
Boy, 10, wins science fair by proving Tom Brady a cheater
The outcome? The deflated balls traveled farther for all three participants in the study, but accuracy wasn't affected. When asked what he would say to Super Bowl-winning Brady Ace added: 'Gimme some of your money, you don't deserve it'.
Ben Simmons snubbed as NBA All-Star starter
George received 3.1 million fan votes to secure one of the five starting positions available to Western Conference players. From there, James and Antetokounmpo will choose the rest of their 12-man rosters, with conference affiliations irrelevant.
Struggling Edmonton Oilers fire GM Peter Chiarelli
Zuccarello, 31, is having a nice season for NY , and through 35 games he has 24 points, including eight goals and 16 assists. Keith Gretzky take over in the interim, they aren't looking for a new permanent general manager right away.
Giroud reveals Arsenal players happy under Emery
And when asked about Ozil potentially leaving in January, Arsenal's manager responded: "I am not thinking about that". It was very good for me. "We had two or three meetings together and we are working normally".
Michy Batshuayi has loan spell terminated by Valencia
Michy Batshuayi's impending departure from Valencia could result in Everton making a move for the Chelsea-owned striker. And Valencia have now confirmed that they have told the striker that he has no future at the club.
Some House Dems upset with Ocasio-Cortez
Cortez means well, but there's nearly an outstanding rule: Don't attack your own people", veteran Missouri Rep. One House member who is trying to mentor Ocasio-Cortez on how to get along and get ahead in Washington is Rep.