This historic appointment makes Harris the first woman, Black American, and South Asian American to hold the post.
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Democratic VP nominee Kamala Harris stopped by for the ESSENCE "Sister to Sister" town hall to offer words of encouragement and advice.
During her first joint interview with the Democratic presidential nominee, Kamala Harris raised concerns about Donald Trump's support of the Black community.
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Gabbard told CNN she was not told why she was not asked to speak.
During this AAPF town hall, Black women discuss the racism and sexism that Harris faces—and what it means that a Black woman will be a heartbeat away from becoming president of the United States.
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Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is expected to name his vice-president selection panel by May 1.
Warren, who endorsed Biden for president earlier on Wednesday, said: "He's a man who has a good heart, and that's what we need in a leader."