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Kamala Harris

Kamala Devi Harris (born October 20, 1964) is an American lawyer and politician. She was born in Oakland, California. She is the current Attorney General of California and United States senator-elect of California. She was elected in 2010. Harris ran for the United States Senate seat of retiring Barbara Boxer in the 2016 California senate elections. She won the election with 63% of the vote.

Harris is the state of California's first African-American female attorney general. Her mother is Indian and her father is Jamaican American.


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