Parents - Donald/Shyamala Golapon HarrisKamala Harris's mother was an immigrant from India and her father is from Jamaica.
Harris graduated from Howard in 1986 with a degree in political science and economics. Harris then returned to California to attend law school at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law through its Legal Education
she worked tirelessly to hold corporatiulnerable people.In 2016, while she was attorney general of California, Harris’ office sued Corinthian, one of the largest for-profit college chains in the nation, for defrauding students. When the government won the case, a judge ruled that Corinthian had to pay back to students more than $1.1 billion.
In 2003, she was elected district attorney of San Francisco. She was elected Attorney General of California in 2010 and re-elected in 2014. Harris has served as the junior United States senator from California since 2017.
In this role, she worked tirelessly to hold corporations accountable and protect the state’s most vulnerable people.