Biden 2020 Vice-Presidential Pick: Kamala Harris

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    Senator Kamala Harris spent most of her career as a prosecutor and has been a reliable ally of the Democratic establishment.
    CreditElizabeth Frantz for The New York Times

    Kamala Harris Is Biden’s Choice for Vice President

    A former rival for the Democratic presidential nomination, she will be the first woman of color to be nominated for national office by a major political party.

    By Alexander Burns and

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      Senator Kamala Harris with supporters in Iowa last year.
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      Kamala Harris on the Issues: Race, Policing, Health Care and Education

      Ms. Harris sometimes struggled to clearly define her stances during her unsuccessful presidential campaign. But in recent months, she has emerged as a leading voice on racial justice and inequality.

      By Matt StevensThomas Kaplan and