Kamala Harris Drops From Race

| December 3, 2019 | 107 Comments

California Attorney General Kamala Harris takes questions from the media after voting at the Kenter Canyon Elementary School in Los Angeles, on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. The top two candidates for California’s first open U.S. Senate seat in 24 years will advance to a runoff election in November to replace the retiring Barbara Boxer. Harris is a heavy favorite and a fellow Democrat, U.S. Rep. Loretta Sanchez, is looking to hold off three Republican challengers for second place. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Kamala Harris expressed deep regret as she dropped out of the race for the Democratic nomination for President. She points to a lack of funding and the fact that as a non-billionaire, she’s not able to finance her own campaign.

She also blamed sexism and racism. Could it be that the policies that she’s arguing aren’t resonating with the voters?

From the National Review:

“To my supporters, it is with deep regret — but also with deep gratitude — that I am suspending my campaign today. But I want to be clear with you: I will keep fighting every day for what this campaign has been about. Justice for the People. All the people,” Harris tweeted in her announcement.

The National Review provides additional information. Meanwhile, Joseph Biden rolls out a slogan: “No Malarkey!” He has that on his campaign bus, plus the definition.

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  1. Cameron Kingsley says:

    I have heard that she was pulling some sleazy stunts when she was working as a prosecutor. I haven’t looked much into them but I have heard stories of it. I believe some people may have mentioned some of the shady things she was doing on here.

    • rgr769 says:

      Well, if you call banging and blowing Willie Brown a sleazy stunt, then you could be right. He gave her much support and advice when she started her political career.

      • Cameron Kingsley says:

        Giving advice I have no problem with (of course that depends on the nature of the advice) but screwing someone to get in? I don’t know. I wouldn’t call it a trustworthy action.

      • Mason says:

        Trump tells a guy on a hot mic that when you’re rich and famous women throw themselves at you. He’s literally Satan and the left and MSM (I repeat myself) still won’t stop talking about it three years later.

        Willie Brown admits to having an affair with a now sitting senator and giving her preferential treatment and advancement in exchange for said sex. Crickets.

      • Berliner says:

        Her kneeling at the feet of Willy Brown who was the California Assembly Speaker while she served as a Deputy District Attorney in Alameda county, was her start in politics.

        Willy appointed her to 3 different political patronage state boards paying 70 to 100k for attending a monthly meeting.

        She dumped him after he became mayor of San Francisco.

  2. Anonymous says:

    Aw, poor baby… giving head to get ahead only goes so far.

  3. Combat Historian says:

    Willie Brown will appropriately “comfort” her tonight…

  4. Sapper3307 says:

    But she smoked herb in college while listening to SnoopDog’s music, Four (4) years before he ever made music.

  5. martinjmpr says:

    “No Malarkey?” Well, you can’t say he doesn’t have his finger on the pulse of today’s youth.

    I guess “Twenty Three skidoo!” and “Tippecanoe and Tyler Too” just didn’t poll as well?

  6. Martinjmpr says:

    WRT Harris dropping out, turns out that screaming “RACIST!! YOU’RE A RACIST!” in peoples faces is NOT a good way to get them to vote for you.

    • rgr769 says:

      Let’s not forget about all that racism she personally experienced in the 80’s in that hotbed of racial discrimination known as the People’s Democratic Republic of Berkeley. I hear all the schools were segregated, just like the lunch counters and restrooms.

    • UpNorth says:

      I wonder if Kamaltoe, or any of the dems realize that she’s accusing the people who can vote for her in the primaries belong to one political party. They would be democrats.
      How perfect, she drops out and accuses the democrat party of racism and sexism.

  7. 26Limabeans says:

    She paved the way for other women of color
    or something.

  8. OldManchu says:

    Fuck off you pandering whore! What took you so long?

  9. Ex-PH2 says:

    Gee, she finally took a hint, huh?

    Oh, well, moving on!

  10. Commissioner Wretched says:

    So … farewell to thee, Kamala.

    Who’s next to drop out?

  11. A Proud Infidel®™ says:

    Who’s she gonna blow and screw to get ahead now?

  12. Graybeard says:

    B’bye.

    Don’t let the door hit ya where the Lord split ya.

  13. Club Manager, USA ret. says:

    Having just finished inputting the Democrat Primary election ballot to the programming portal for our county, I counted 18 presidential candidates although dropped out since filing closed and the list certified by Secretary of State. Two things occurred to me, first being was it politically worth it to spend an awful lot of money to file in Arkansas when you knew you didn’t have a snowball’s chance in hell to win. Second, why didn’t their most electable candidate file. No dummy not Hilary, Bozo the Clown. Senator Tom Cotton’s Dumbocrat opponent dropped out two hours after filing closed effectively screwing that party from replacing him so Cotton runs unopposed. Seems the Dumb got wind of the negative research uncovered he was a lying sonovabitch who lived off of his wife’s Wal-Mart executive salary and lied in his campaign reports. Got to be honest, some of this stuff is more fun than managing clubs, but I’m not getting laid as often.

  14. Roh-Dog says:

    Damn! I was hoping the woman whose own father said she’s a liar would at least have a chance! Oh well.
    Hairy-Leggéd, Creepy Uncle Joe is pulling away!!!
    Baddest Orange Man 2020!

    Side note: this whole thing’s a shitshow.

  15. Combat Historian says:

    Credit is due to Tulsi Gabbard, who effectively took apart Harris during an August primary debate and exposed Kamala as the opportunistic vacillating Empty Suit she was, is, and always will be. It truly was an epic takedown…

  16. lily says:

    What? You don’t want to report Republican Congressman Trump supporter Duncan Hunter plead guilty to misusing campaign finance for his own personal gain today? But I thought you libertarians were oh so holy Jesus no abortion no Muslims no gun control no no no liberals? I guess Hunter will now be joining Paul Manafort and Roger Stone in prison. Lock him up! Lock him up! LOCK HIM UP!

    Loser response to my post = But Hillary…

    • lily says:

      The federal indictment filed against Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-California, and his wife, Margaret, paints them as petty and persistent grifters who never let being broke crimp a lifestyle illegally funded by dipping into campaign donor money for more than $250,000.

      The couple allegedly used campaign funds to pay for groceries, bar tabs, vacations in Italy and London, dentist bills, golf shorts and even school tuition for their children to keep up appearances while they skirted insolvency, the indictment charged Tuesday.

      Possibly one of the worst charges against Hunter, a Marine artillery officer who served in Iraq and left the Reserve as a major, was that he tried to pass off the use of campaign funds as a contribution to wounded veterans.

      Hunter wanted to buy a pair of shorts for a golf outing in Hawaii but was out of money, the indictment charged.

      Margaret Hunter “counseled him to buy the shorts at a golf pro shop so that they could falsely describe the purchase later as ‘some [golf] balls for the wounded warriors,’ ” the indictment said.

      Hunter also allegedly sought to use the military as an excuse to write off the family’s $14,000 vacation in Italy in 2015, the indictment charged.

    • 11B-Mailclerk says:

      And the very next article in the queue refutes you. Folks here rake that shitbag through hot coals. You even post on that thread, so you know it is there But you won’t admit you are wrong.

      You were wrong. Admit it.

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  17. Poetrooper says:

    And right on cue, the Dems are saying that poor Kamala is the victim of–yep, you guessed it–racism and sexism. Think about that for a moment–since this is the Democrat primary, they’re accusing their fellow Democrats of being the same thing they and their media public relations arm condemn Republicans for being.

    You can bet when Bookem’ drops his silly quest, this racist meme will intensify and intensify even more if that other woman of color, Fauxahauntus folds her teepee. And just wait until Buttgrudge throws in the bathhouse towel, all those Dem primary voters will be branded homophobes. If Bernie falls by the wayside, they’ll all be labeled anti-Semitics. And should Ol’ Slow Joe finally go, Dem primary voters will be cited for their hostility to senility.

    Some of those racist, sexist, homophobic, anti-Semitic, ageist Democrat voters might want to consider coming over to our side, where, according to the fake media, they’ll fit right in.

    Heh…

    • Ex-PH2 says:

      Oh, Lizzie won’t fold her campaign and go away. She’ll get next to Bernie in the hope that the two of them as independents will siphon enough votes away from the regular candidates (Biden & Trump) to keep either from getting a majority.

    • Slow Joe says:

      Whoa, Whoa.
      I didn’t do nuttin!

      Oh, you mean the other Slow Joe…

    • A Proud Infidel®™ says:

      NOWNOWNOW let’s see here, NOTHING is ever a liberal’s fault, it’s either racism, sexism, ‘da man’ or any other excuse they can come up with, NEVER MIND that Harris has admitted that she spread her legs and opened her mouth to get ahead along with other faux pases, but she’s a libtard, thus it’s never her fault, at least according to what she spews!

  18. Slow Joe says:

    So, now that Kamaleon Harris is dropping out of the race, will she keep the campaign money collected so far?
    Will she buy another house, like Bernie did after the 2016 Dem primary?

  19. Slow Joe says:

    I am bored in staff duty.
    About to go and do my rounds.

    Meanwhile, I just saw this powerful Hong Kong meme:
    http://esr.ibiblio.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/hk-be-the-america.jpg

  20. JTB says:

    Tulsi Gabbard sealed her fate in a few minutes…

  21. Comm Center Rat says:

    With Harris dropping out, Creepy Uncle Joe will have one less woman to touch at future debates.

  22. Veritas Omnia Vincit says:

    So a stale candidate who polls poorly because said candidate is an obvious corporate hack has to drop out because that poor polling also means no fund raising and no fund raising means no campaign….happens all the time, but I’m supposed to believe in this case it’s because she’s a woman and black instead of simply because she has the charisma of a dead skunk on the highway in July?

    Kamala Harris was led to believe she was interesting and capable of offering fresh ideas. She’s neither when it comes to the political arena. Her message was not only stale it wasn’t honest at any point. In a field of liars she stood out as a singular liar with a record of dishonesty that led the primary voters to disbelieve everything she says….

  23. Keepin' It Real says:

    Kamala Harris, The Seagull Candidate – swoop in, squalk a lot, s#it all over everything, fly away.

    harris_seagull

  24. JURASSICHM says:

    But Kamala. Democrats (according to them) accept everyone regardless of gender, race or sexual persuasion (unless of course they are Trump supporters). So, how could it possibly be that your polling numbers were low because of your gender and race? I just don’t understand.

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