BREAKING: Biden Selects Kamala Harris as His Running Mate

Moments ago, Joe Biden announced Kamala Harris as his running mate.

The former Vice president tweeted:

I have the great honor to announce that I’ve picked @KamalaHarris — a fearless fighter for the little guy, and one of the country’s finest public servants — as my running mate.

In a follow-up tweet, Biden added:

Back when Kamala was Attorney General, she worked closely with Beau. I watched as they took on the big banks, lifted up working people, and protected women and kids from abuse. I was proud then, and I’m proud now to have her as my partner in this campaign.

 

Kamala Harris, a California Senator is now the first Black and South Asian American woman to run on a major political party’s presidential ticket.

Former Presidential candidate Jay Inslee wrote “Excellent choice. @KamalaHarris is a true fighter for environmental justice.”