BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Another prominent Democrat joined the 2020 presidential race Monday.
California Sen. Kamala Harris made it official, announcing her presidential plans on Martin Luther King Day.READ MORE: ‘Our Numbers Are Up About 500%’ Maryland Pushes To Vaccinate As Covid Delta Variant Spreads; Still No Plans For Another Mask Mandate
Harris, a former California Attorney General, elected to the Senate in 2016, joins a growing field of Democratic hopefuls.READ MORE: Bouncing back: Ledecky finally wins gold at Tokyo Games
New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro have thrown their hats into the ring.
Baltimore is especially important to Sen. Harris, her campaign will be based right in the city, with a second location in Oakland, California.MORE NEWS: 'Our Jaws Dropped': Essex Daycare Teacher Caught On Camera Yanking Child To The Ground