Kamala Harris, 54, is a U.S. Senator from California and a former California attorney general. She unveiled middle-class tax cut legislation last fall, and has championed a liberal civil rights agenda in the Senate.
Harris has focused her campaign on economic issues, including universal pre-K, debt-free college, a tax cut for working- and middle-class families of up to $500 a month, and Medicare for all.
Prior to serving in the U.S. Senate, Harris served as the attorney general of California from 2011 to 2017 and district attorney of San Francisco from 2004 to 2011.
Harris worked as an attorney in both the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office and the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office.