• Joe Biden keeps this simple comic strip on his desk - here's what it says

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Former Vice President and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden announced Sen. Kamala Harris of California as his running mate on Tuesday.
    Biden's announcement also drew interest for other reasons, particularly after his campaign released a photo of the moment.
    The image revealed a framed comic, one that had a special meaning for the Democrat.
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    Former Vice President and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden announced Sen. Kamala Harris of California as his running mate on Tuesday, finalizing the Democratic...
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  • Kamala Harris brings a view from tech's epicenter to the presidential race

    Kamala Harris brings a view from tech's epicenter to the presidential race

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

    Joe Biden's decision to name California Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate in the quest to unseat President Trump means that the next White House could be occupied not only by a Black woman - a historic milestone by any account - but also by someone who built a career in the tech industry's front yard.
    Born in Oakland, Harris served as San Francisco district attorney and later as the attorney general for California before being elected to the state's Senate in 2016. And while the newly-named vice presidential nominee is likely to bring a deeper understanding of the tech industry to...
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  • Trump Repeatedly Calls Kamala Harris ‘Nasty' And ‘Horrible' In White House Briefing

    1 month ago - By Forbes

    Trump labelled Harris ‘the meanest, the most horrible, most disrespectful of anybody in the U.S. Senate' for her questioning of Brett Kavanaugh.
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  • A generation of Kamalas? Other politicos with memorable names have triggered major baby name bumps

    A generation of Kamalas? Other politicos with memorable names have triggered major baby name bumps

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Among Americans, naming a baby "Kamala" has always been a rarity. But history suggests that will change if Kamala Harris becomes vice president.
    Hillary Clinton, Melania Trump, Jacqueline Kennedy and Malia Obama helped popularize their first names - or at least temporarily stop their slide into obscurity.
    The names "Woodrow," "Franklin," "Dwight," and "Lyndon," among others, reached the peak of their popularity during years when presidents of those names took office, according to Social Security Administration data.
    Political figures aren't the only ones who help cause baby name popularity...
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  • Records show that Trump donated to Kamala Harris' campaigns twice while he was a private citizen

    Records show that Trump donated to Kamala Harris' campaigns twice while he was a private citizen

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump contributed $6,000 to Kamala Harris when she was running to be California's attorney general, according to records reviewed by NBC News.
    Trump donated $5,000 to Harris' campaign in 2011 and $1,000 to her campaign in 2013. He made both donations when he was a private citizen.
    In a sworn affidavit, Trump said he contributed to Harris at the request of then New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman.
    The president's history of donating to Harris resurfaced on Tuesday after Joe Biden, the former vice president and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, tapped...
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