UPDATED 7:29 AM PT — Monday, January 21, 2019
California Senator Kamala Harris has officially thrown her hat in the ring as she is running for president in 2020.
Senator Harris made the announcement in a campaign video released Monday, focusing on “truth,” “justice,” “decency” and “equality.”
She then invited viewers to join her in Oakland, California on Sunday for her campaign’s official launch.
I’m running for president. Let’s do this together. Join us: https://t.co/9KwgFlgZHA pic.twitter.com/otf2ez7t1p
— Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris) January 21, 2019
Her bid comes after months of speculation surrounding the Democrat lawmaker, who was only elected to the Senate in 2016.