PBS NewsHour

Kamala Harris' path to the Democratic presidential ticket

Clip: 08/11/2020 | 8m 59s Video has closed captioning.

California Senator Kamala Harris solidified her national reputation during her campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. But for most of her career, she was a prosecutor. How have her personal background and professional trajectory led her to this moment, in which she becomes the first Black woman to join a major party presidential ticket? Lisa Desjardins reports.

Aired: 08/11/20

Rating: NR

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