On Monday, presidential candidate Sen.
At various points during her speech, Ms. Harris took on the Donald Trump administration and its narratives about America. "They seemed to be under the misimpression that I could be bullied into submission", she scoffs.
Heavyweights Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Cory Booker and Beto O'Rourke are also reportedly weighing up a run, with the field expected to eventually include around a dozen candidates. Democrats are adopting these ideas because they poll well. Six in 10 Americans now say the country is on the "wrong track".
She was passionate and definitive when she answered a question from a recipient of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, commonly called "Dreamers", who told Harris that she didn't want to be used as a bargaining chip in the negotiations over a border wall. Since her announcement, Harris has been criticized for her background as a prosecutor for the District Attorney of San Francisco, and Attorney General of California. She also said that, as president, she would "always speak with decency and moral clarity and treat all people with dignity and respect". "I was born knowing what they are". "And then you vote your conscience", she continued. She's bidding to make history as the first African-American woman and the first person of Asian heritage to become a major party nominee.
Complicating the launch, billionaire former Starbucks chief executive Howard Schultz said hours after her announcement that he is seriously considering entering the race - as an independent.
Maduro rejects European demands for new election
Pompeo later told reporters who asked for a response, "I am not going to speculate or hypothesize on what the US will do next". Maduro has received backing from China, Russia , Syria and Turkey, as well as longtime allies Cuba and Bolivia.
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. She's promising free everything. By the second day, she was losing her voice, but still posed for photos with anyone who wanted one.
Perhaps most important, as Democrats weigh their options in the 2020 field, she made a succinct case for why she believes she would be the strongest candidate to take on Trump and not get "caught up in his insane", as one questioner put it.
After the rally, Harris planned to her first trip to Iowa as a presidential candidate.
The many businesses that support the insurance market could also be put out of business.
Hickenlooper defended his environment credentials and sold himself as a pragmatist with a record of getting things done by working with both parties. She added, "Here's what I think". If voters are told that Medicare for All requires raising taxes and long wait times at the doctor, support for it collapses. He's booked for Thursday as part of a "Dignity of Work" tour that he plans to begin on Wednesday in his home state.