close
Advertisement
Can't connect right now! retry

add The News to homescreen

tap to bring up your browser menu and select 'Add to homescreen' to pin the The News web app

Got it!

add The News to homescreen

tap to bring up your browser menu and select 'Add to homescreen' to pin the The News web app

Got it!

World

Web Desk
January 12, 2019

US presidential election 2020: Tulsi Gabbard, first Hindu Congress woman, to take on Donald Trump

World

Web Desk
Sat, Jan 12, 2019

Tulsi Gabbard, member of the US House of Representative, on Friday  said she will run for President in 2020.

The 37-year old Democrat from Hawaii  made her plan public while talking to CNN.

Tulsi Gabbard is the first Hindu member of US Congress who also serves on the House Foreign Affairs committee.

She is among many Democrats who has come forward with plans to challenge President Donald Trump next year.

Names of Senator Elizabeth Warren, former member of Obama cabinet Julian Castro, former Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Bernie Sanders have emerged as potential candidates for the presidency, according to local media reports.