Democratic Hawaii Rep. Gabbard Running for President in 2020

Tulsi Gabbard announces she will run for president in 2020

Tulsi Gabbard, an Iraq war veteran, told CNN on Friday, "I have made a decision to run and will be making a formal announcement within the next week". It is expected that a crowded field of Democrats will vie for the party nomination, challenging Republican President Donald Trump in the 2020 election.

Indeed, Gabbard has rankled some in her party for her unorthodox moves. In an article from August of 2018, Chávez detailed Gabbard's refusal to debate her Democratic primary challengers, who said they wished to challenge her foreign policy and hold her to account for "sketchy alliances" with foreign dictators.

But the main reason I'm running has to do with an issue that is central to the rest-war and peace. She is said to have supported in 2014 a constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage nationwide, but later reversed her opinion and applauded a Supreme Court decision to legalise gay marriage across the US. "There are a lot of challenges that are facing the American people that I'm concerned about and that I want to help solve".

If elected, she would be the youngest ever and first woman President of the United States. By the middle of her second term, she was getting asked if she might one day run for president. Bernie Sanders and California Sen.

Big Island Video News will have a deeper analysis, with video, of Rep. Gabbard's political positioning in recent years, which has served to establish her as a maverick among Democrats. In her stint in Hawaii politics, Gabbard opposed the state's legalization of civil unions for same-sex couples, saying at one forum that Democrats "should be representing the views of the people, not a small number of homosexual extremists".

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Her father is American Samoan and her mother from Indiana.

That same year, as a vice chair of the Democratic National Committee, Gabbard criticized the party's handling of the presidential primary. "I look forward to talking with you more about this in the coming days".

But Republicans, too, felt the need to speak up against her. "Liberals think she's too conservative, conservatives think she's too liberal, and just about everyone thinks her coziness with Bashar al-Assad is disturbing", Republican National Committee spokesman Michael Ahrens said, also mentioning the congresswoman's "lack of experience". Kamala Harris. Former Maryland Rep. John Delaney has already announced a campaign. Bernie Sanders' (I-Vt.) 2016 campaign as her campaign manager, CNN reports.

The 2020 presidential primary cycle is scheduled to kick off from the Iowa Caucuses on February 3, 2020, followed by the New Hampshire Primary on February 11, Nevada caucus of February 15 and SC on February 22.

A dozen other aspirants have expressed interest in running - among them, former NY mayor Michael Bloomberg, former vice-president Joe Biden, Congressman Beto O'Rourke and Eric Swalwell, Senators Cory Booker, Sherrod Brown, Kirsten Gillibrand, Amy Klobuchar, Bob Casey, and governors Steve Bullock and Terry McAuliffe.

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