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Kamala Harris Didn’t Just Flip-Flop on Medicare for All
New York Magazine

Kamala Harris is no far-left gadfly. In her long tenure as a California prosecutor, Harris routinely mocked the naïveté of progressive activists whose antipathy for incarceration (supposedly) made them complacent about violent crime. She entered the Senate with strong support from California’s Democratic Establishment, and entered the 2020 presidential race with the backing of many big-dollar Clinton donors. Few would call Harris a moderate. But few would call her a progressive darling, either. In fact, in a recent interview, Hillary Clinton suggested that “the left” was Harris’s adversary.