What has Kamala Harris done as vice president?

It's not uncommon for the second-in-command to struggle to prove themselves in a role largely defined by behind-the-scenes work

Kamala Harris, protestors, Mexico sign
As Biden ages, Harris faces heightened "scrutiny over whether she's ready to step into the top job if necessary"
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When President Joe Biden officially launched his reelection bid last April, the video announcing his run heavily featured Vice President Kamala Harris. It confirmed that she will be running beside him again, despite her lackluster approval ratings and criticisms over how she has defined her role so far.

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