During CNN's live broadcast from Drake University in Des Moines, Harris spoke from a stage in front of a friendly audience of Iowans who said they plan to take part in the Democratic caucuses a little more than a year from now. "This has become a political issue, and it is - there is no reason why we can not have reasonable gun-safety laws in this country", she added. America, we are better than this.
"So, let's answer that question to the world and each other right here, right now. America, we are better than this".
Ms. Harris has received criticism for not adopting progressive policies in her role as California's Attorney- General.
"Seems like free advertising for me", Morgan said a year ago of the Democrats' use of the slogan.
Civil rights advocate Lateefah Simon responded: "(Ms Harris) became a prosecutor to give the job a perspective it had sorely lacked: "a voice for the voiceless and vulnerable. If she ultimately wins the White House she would be the first African-American woman and first person of Asian descent to be president.
During her speech, Ms. Harris appeared to take on power in various forms - she referred to "the arrogance of power" of big banks and said that big pharmaceutical companies had unleashed the opioid crisis. Should he lose to someone more in line with the base - a Warren or a Sanders or a Harris - Democrats may face the possibility that Trump's popularity ratings matter less to the general public than Democrats' extremism.
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Atletico Madrid have confirmed the loan signing of midfielder Alvaro Morata from Chelsea until the end of next season. He had a medical in Spain on Sunday. "I feel a lot of excitement", Morata said on the Atletico website .
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One of those teammates was fullback Anthony Sherman , who caught three passes for 92 yards and ran for a 1-yard touchdown. The NFL held its annual Pro Bowl Sunday and the Cleveland Browns had four representatives on the winning team.
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He interviewed Robson for three days and Safechuck for two days before deciding that he also wanted to speak to their mothers. USA pop star Michael Jackson gestures during a news conference at the O2 Arena in London March 5, 2009.
DeJear has since been courted by several Democrats taking steps toward running for president.
Harris's launch has drawn heavily on symbolism. Day that she is officially throwing her hat into the ring and seeking the Democratic nomination for the presidency in 2020.
Her choice of Oakland for her campaign launch was both biographical and symbolic.
A visit to the state Sunday by former Colorado governor John Hickenlooper, who is contemplating a presidential bid, illustrated the challenges ahead for those fighting for attention in a rapidly growing field expected to eventually grow to the largest in a generation.
Obama made universal health care reform one of his top issues during his 2008 presidential campaign. "My mother used to say, "Don't sit around and complain about things, do something", Ms. Harris said. "Here's the reality of it also: we're not waiting for a good idea". Brown's many affairs were also reportedly well known for years by California's political elite, drawing attention to his habit of cronyism among members of his inner circle. I will lead with integrity. "Every time it is said, people will think of us".
In an interview on "CBS This Morning" Tuesday, Schultz blasted California Democratic Sen. Senators Elizabeth Warren, of MA, and Kirsten Gillibrand, of NY, have announced exploratory committees.
Former Maryland Rep. John Delaney and Julian Castro, federal housing chief under President Barack Obama and a former San Antonio mayor, already are in the race.