She has been in the public eye for two decades. Over the years, she broke several political records as the first Black woman to be elected district attorney in California, first Indian American senator, and the first woman who becomes California’s attorney general.
In 2020, she became the first Black woman and the first Asian American chosen as vice presidential running mate – and she won.
It would take weeks to list every hardship and success Kamala Harris has gone through as a political figure. Regardless of your free time, though, there are some facts we, as American citizens, should know about our vice president-elect.
We’re starting our Fast-Fact Tuesday with a person who’s currently making history with us as her witnesses: Kamala Harris.