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State of California
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Doug Sovern
August 07, 2020 - 6:00 pm
The employment picture brightened a bit today, with unemployment falling, but California’s economy is still sputtering, and probably will for months to come Meanwhile, the presidential race is heating up, with Joe Biden expected to choose his running mate sometime next week. One of those who’s in a...
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
July 24, 2020 - 6:07 pm
A pandemic, protests and a looming presidential election have transformed politics in California. The decisions made in the coming weeks and months will have long term impacts on the political make-up of the state.
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Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) speaks during the AARP and The Des Moines Register Iowa Presidential Candidate Forum on July 16, 2019 in Bettendorf, Iowa.
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December 03, 2019 - 10:26 am
Sen. Kamala Harris has ended her campaign for president, multiple news organizations reported .
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July 31, 2019 - 5:51 pm
It didn’t take long for a Joe Biden gaffe — before the Democratic debate even started. The former VP was caught on a hot mic saying, “Go easy on me, kid” as he greeted California Sen. Kamala Harris . The Twitter backlash was swift, with many jumping on Biden for his choice of words toward Harris,...
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Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) speaks during the AARP and The Des Moines Register Iowa Presidential Candidate Forum on July 16, 2019 in Bettendorf, Iowa.
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July 23, 2019 - 1:50 pm
A plan to decriminalize marijuana that was introduced Tuesday by Sen. Kamala Harris would likely decrease the amount of tax revenue collected by the federal government, an expert predicted. Harris' proposal would impose a 5% federal tax on pot to pay for new social justice program. Her legislation...
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Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at the 25th Essence Festival in New Orleans, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
July 08, 2019 - 6:01 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Kamala Harris can't forget the older black woman she met in Iowa while campaigning for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama before the state's 2008 caucus. "I remember her saying to me, 'They're not going to let him win,'" Harris recalled. "She did not want to go to the...
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Doug Sovern
June 03, 2019 - 6:00 pm
U.S. Senator Kamala Harris of California was among the presidential candidates who sat down with KCBS Radio Political Reporter Doug Sovern at this weekend's state Democratic convention in San Francisco. Harris said she's not concerned about lagging in the polls, even in California, where's she...
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Former U.S. Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks during a campaign kickoff rally, May 18, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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May 28, 2019 - 7:34 pm
More than a dozen Democratic presidential candidates will invade the Bay Area this week for the California Democratic Convention at Moscone Center in San Francisco.
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2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris speaks to students at a local cafe, Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
April 14, 2019 - 5:38 am
BALTIMORE (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris has released 15 years of tax returns, including her returns for 2018, and the California senator reports that she and her husband had a federal tax bill of about $700,000 on an adjusted gross joint income of about $1.9 million last...
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Doug Sovern
March 26, 2019 - 2:26 pm
California Sen. Kamala Harris rolled out the first major policy proposal of her nascent presidential campaign by calling for giving teachers a significant raise with federal tax revenue.
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