Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) on Sunday officially launched her bid for the presidency in 2020, kicking off her campaign with a speech touting unity and equality.
“With faith in God, with fidelity to country and with the fighting spirit I got from my mother, I stand before you today to announce my candidacy for president of the United States,” she said Sunday during a rally in Oakland, Calif., her hometown.
“I’m running to fight for an America where the economy works for all people. For an America where you only have to work one job to pay the bills,” she added.
Harris, whose campaign slogan is “Kamala Harris for the People,” added that her candidacy would be “for all people.”