Kamala Harris Quotes
I strongly believe that for serious and violent criminals, we must absolutely hold them accountable for their crimes and send them to prison.
Here's the thing: every office I've run for I was the first to win. First person of color. First woman. First woman of color. Every time.
The truth is that the vast majority of Americans are good, fair, and just, and they want their country to reflect those ideals.
I disagree with any policy that would turn America's back on people who are fleeing harm. I frankly believe that it is contrary to everything that we have symbolically and actually said we stand for.
I understood that with the swipe of my pen as a prosecutor, I would have the decision in my pen to make a decision about someone's life.
There was a little girl in California who was part of the second class to integrate her public schools and she was bused to school every day. That little girl was me.
If segregationists had their way, I would not be a member of the United States Senate today, I would not be a top contender to be president of the United States.
I support Medicare for all. It is my preferred policy.
DACA recipients risk a lot to come out of the shadows & sign up, but many will tell you the risk is worth being able to live and work in the only country they've ever known as home. DACA recipients serve in our military, work in Fortune 100 companies, and conduct important medical research.
To be smart on crime, we should not be in a position of constantly reacting to crime after it happens. We should be looking at preventing crime before it happens.
I often advocate that we look at many sides of an issue, walk in someone else's shoes, and identify and reject false choices.
We don't want to promote any system that treats the fact that an individual is LGBT as a personality disorder. And anything that perpetuates that perception is harmful - not only to that member of the community but the entire community.
I was standing on a ladder outside the Homestead juvenile immigrant detention center outside Miami, looking over the fence, and I saw children lined up like prisoners. They had been separated from their families and put in this private detention facility. It was horrible.
My mother came from India to go to the University of California, Berkeley.
I've had the honor of speaking at many commencements.
In California, we have some of the strongest consumer protection laws in the country. While it is easy to conceive of innovation and regulation as mutually exclusive, California is proof that we can do both. We can innovate responsibly.
'Getting smart on crime' does not mean reducing sentences or punishments for crimes.
People who work for me know that family comes first. And I'm fortunate to have a family that is very supportive of the work I do, so I don't have to live two separate lives.
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