August 7, 2018

Meet the Pro-Cannabis Candidates Endorsed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

“You go to legislators and they say, ‘not this year, it’s an election year’ or ‘that is not a very popular subject right now,’” Kerri Evelyn Harris, who is running in Delaware against well-established Democrat Tom Carper, tells Herb. “We need voices that aren’t afraid to take on issues that are affecting our communities without fear that those issues may …

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August 5, 2018

Delaware primary shows looming battle among Democrats over ‘Medicare for all’

“The policy idea is gaining traction among mainstream Democrats. When Sanders introduced his bill last year, potential 2020 Democratic presidential candidates like Sens. Cory Booker of New Jersey and Kirsten Gillibrand of New York signed on. But Carper, who has served in the Senate since 2001 and was Delaware’s governor from 1993 to 2001, opposes the plan.” Source: Washington Examiner

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August 3, 2018

Kerri Harris Runs For Delaware Upset

“I notice that if, on the horizon, if we continue to not make sure that healthcare is not just accessible, but is free, to everyone in the United States, then we are going to have major issues to beyond healthcare. It affects every facet in our community. ” Source: The Dig

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July 30, 2018

The Candidate Taking on the Democratic Establishment in Delaware

“This year’s midterm elections are still four months away, but we’ve already seen a handful of well-established incumbents upset in surprising primary races. One woman who is looking to repeat that success is Kerri Evelyn Harris, who is looking to unseat Delaware incumbent Senator Tom Carper in the Democratic primary this September.” Source: Cheddar

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June 30, 2018

Let’s make Kerri the next Ocasio!

Wow! Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just beat a 20-year incumbent! Not only that, but she won with a huge margin of victory. Kerri and the team went up to help Ocasio’s GOTV effort and were so excited to see another candidate fighting for Medicare for All, criminal justice reform, and reining in Wall Street. Ocasio showed that if you have a strong progressive …

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June 30, 2018

Why I Support Kerri Evelyn Harris for U.S. Senate

A message from Sam Graham. I support Kerri Evelyn Harris in her primary challenge to Senator Carper (DE) because I align with her progressive values and priorities. Senator Carper has not shown any support for Medicare for All, Fight for 15, Public tuition covered by nominal tax on stock trades (0.1%) and bond transactions (.05%). He voted against importing prescriptions from …

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April 22, 2018

Kerri in The Nation: “Time To Offer American Citizens Guaranteed, Quality Jobs”

Kerri Evelyn Harris is a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate from Delaware.

Kerri was recently featured in The Nation talking about her economic platform and a guaranteed jobs program: “It is time to offer American citizens guaranteed, quality jobs, with growth potential in the government sector. … There are an array of areas that could use additional workers, from infrastructure to social work. A guaranteed-jobs program would not only help inject hope …

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April 22, 2018

America Needs a $15 Minimum Wage

Kerri Evelyn Harris is a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate from Delaware.

Imagine working 40 hours a week, every week, and still not being able to feed your family, pay your rent or seek medical treatment when you need it. For many Americans, no imagination is needed. This is their reality. I am not a millionaire. I don’t live in a fancy house. Like you, I work hard for every cent I …

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April 20, 2018

Kerri in The New Republic: “We Can Step Up”

Kerri Evelyn Harris is a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in Delaware.

Kerri was recently featured in The New Republic, talking about this grassroots campaign and what has motivated her to run for the Senate. “We make a way out of nothing, we really do, and so we have to realize that we don’t have to cower in the corner anymore and wait for somebody else to solve our problems. We can …

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April 12, 2018

Kerri in Splinter Interview: “What Use Is Your Power?”

Kerri Evelyn Harris

Kerri was recently profiled by Splinter’s “The New Guard” series, talking with progressive candidates across the country: “There’s a lot of damage to be done when we have Democrats who are in who don’t stand their ground when it’s time to stand up for people. What use is your power if it’s not used to stand up for the people? …

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March 24, 2018

Kerri Unveils Gun Violence Reduction Agenda

Kerri Evelyn Harris' Gun Violence Reduction Agenda

Today, when so many of us will “March For Our Lives” to demand an end to gun violence in schools, I’m happy to release my Gun Violence Reduction Agenda. 1. Ban assault weapons and high-capacity magazines. 2. Prohibit firearms trafficking and institute stiffer penalties for straw purchases. 3. Repeal “Stand Your Ground” laws. 4. Expand preventative counseling and mental health …

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March 13, 2018

State Rep. Sean Lynn Endorses Kerri

  Delaware State Rep. Sean Lynn of Dover has endorsed Kerri for the U.S. Senate: “I proudly endorse Kerri Evelyn Harris for the U.S. Senate. Kerri understands that the status quo simply isn’t working anymore for the vast majority of Americans. Today, we see record income inequality and lack of economic opportunities for millions of Americans. “For the first time …

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