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Howard Alum Sen. Kamala Harris Blasts President Trump In A Series Of Tweets

Senator Kamala Harris blasted President Donald Trump and the White House on Friday due to the government shutdown, stating that this shutdown was avoidable.

Sen. Harris, who is a Howard University graduate, took to Twitter to react to this shutdown. “Due to the shutdown, I will not be able to attend the Women’s March LA,” she wrote on Twitter.

The black college grad continued, “Instead, I will be in Washington, D.C. to fight for a for a long-term funding bill that supports our military, community health centers, CHIP, disaster relief, and protects Dreamers from deportation.” Since posting a series of tweets, Sen. Harris has earned several thousand shares and likes already.

“There’s nothing more powerful than a group of determined people marching and standing up for our nation’s values and for what we know is right,” she proclaimed. “Standing in solidarity with those attending the #WomensMarch across the country.”

Tommy G. Meade Jr.

Tommy G. Meade Jr.

Tommy G. Meade Jr. is the Editor-in-Chief of HBCU Buzz. He is a Central State University alum and is a proud member of Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc.

Meade formerly was a Staff Writer for HBCU Buzz. In 2012, he was selected by Luke Lawal Jr. to lead HBCU Buzz.