As Kamala Harris made her first appearance as Joe Biden’s running mate, the Trump campaign tried to adjust to a new foe. Harris’s historic candidacy sparked over $10 million in Democratic fundraising and builds on a long history from Jeannette Rankin’s 1916 election as the first woman in Congress to Dalip Singh Saund, the first Asian-American elected to Congress. Harris is the second Black woman elected to the Senate, following Sen. Carol Moseley Braun, who discusses these issues with MSNBC’s Ari Melber. (This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber, a news show covering politics, law and culture airing nightly at 6pm ET on MSNBC. http://www.thebeatwithari.com). Aired on 8/12/2020.
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Trump Re-Election Complicated By Historic Harris Pick | The Beat With Ari Melber | MSNBC