Washington, United States:
Indian-origin Senator Kamala Harris said she immediately thought of her mother when former President Joe Biden offered her to be his running mate on the Democratic ticket for the November presidential elections.
Kamla Harris, a 55-year-old trailblazer, has created history in the American political system by becoming the first black, first African-American and Indian-American as the Vice-Presidential candidate for a major political party. His mother Shyamala Gopalan Harris moved to the US in 1957 as a 19-year-old young graduate from India for higher studies.
In many interviews, Harris has made a deep impact on her mother, who is a well-known cancer specialist. “I immediately thought of my mother and what she must be thinking as she monitors us,” Ms. Harris said in response to a question during a fund raiser.
“What was it like to get a zoom call from Joe Biden (last month),” he was asked.
Ms. Harris stated how she and her team received a call that Joe would like to talk to Biden and then got another call where he was told that Mr. Biden wanted to call Zoom. She described how she went to “our small office” and then when the call began Mr. Biden immediately asked her to join the ticket.
After referring to her mother, Ms. Harris also described how husband Doug Amhoff’s ear was at the door outside the room and was listening to the call. Eventually Jill Biden and Amhoff join the call with Biden and Harris.
Asked how he and Mr. Biden’s approach would be presented for the first 100 days, Ms. Harris said the first thing was to “keep the virus under control.”
“Specifically, we will create an epidemic board that will oversee the testing. So about the distribution, it’s about the testing that’s happening in an efficient way. It’s also about making sure that we’re in those tests Investments that are most relevant in tests. We are trying to accomplish this, for example rapid testing, “she said.
Ms. Harris went on to tick economic relief through a series of executive orders to “strengthen American regulations so that tax payer dollars support American products and supply chains.”
“Again, one day, re-enter the Paris Climate Agreement,” Harris said. She pointed to California, Oregon and Washington and said “it’s all predictable.”
He continued to “reinvent our NATO allies. And this is Joe’s real strength again. He has a long history of being in the Senate and experience of being a leader on foreign affairs and then of course eight years. Vice President.” . “
Ms. Harris said she would send a bill to create a path for citizenship for our dreamers and 11 million unspecified immigrants “Harris said. She said the administration would” pursue a bill to combat systemic racism.
“People are marching on the streets. Minnesota is definitely experiencing this and there are improvements that are important that can be put in place so that we can put restrictions like carotid chokestages, which will certainly make George Floyd’s life Will save. ” ,” he said.
A Biden-Harris administration would also use a national standard for the use of force and a National Police Standards Monitoring Commission.