Monday, January 28, 2019

Kamala Harris draws bigger crowd than Obama for launch of White House bid

by Daniel Chaitin | January 27, 2019

Could Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., be generating more early buzz than former President Barack Obama did more than 10 years ago? If attendance is any indicator, the answer could be yes..........Harris' press secretary, tweeted that more than 20,000 people showed up to see the event. Compare that to February 2007, when then-Illinois Sen. Obama announced his candidacy for the Democratic nomination in Springfield, Ill. Braving  freezing-cold conditionsoutside the Old State Capitol, somewhere between  15,000 and 17,000 people showed up for his speech officially marking the beginning of his campaign.........To Read More...

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