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Kamala Harris makes it official: She's running for president

Kamala Harris, a first-term Democratic senator from California who captured national attention for her prosecutorial grilling of Trump administration officials, entered the 2020 presidential fray on Monday, casting her candidacy as a campaign to preserve American ideals.

Stressing her experience as a prosecutor, Harris drew a clear contrast with President Donald Trump, without mentioning his name.

"The American people deserve to have somebody who is going to fight for them, who is going to see them, who will hear them, who will care about them, who will be concerned about their experience and will put them in front of self-interest," she

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