Kamala Harris says her New Year's resolution is to 'cook more'
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Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisMiddle East: Quick start for Biden diplomacy Hillicon Valley: GOP chairman says defense bill leaves out Section 230 repeal | Senate panel advances FCC nominee | Krebs says threats to election officials 'undermining democracy' Top intelligence official says China targeting foreign influence at incoming Biden administration MORE (D-Calif.) said in an interview this week that her New Year's resolution is to "cook more."

"I spend time thinking about recipes, I plan menus in my head and then it’s just a matter of when can I get the family together and be home to cook Sunday family dinner," Harris told ABC's "Good Morning America."


"So my goal this year is to do even more Sunday family dinners. It’s my most favorite thing to do," she said.

The interview came amid a media blitz for Harris ahead of a possible 2020 presidential run.

The California Democrat has said she is considering a White House bid. If she ultimately decides to run, she would join a Democratic primary field that includes Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandOvernight Defense: Defense bill among Congress's year-end scramble | Iranian scientist's assassination adds hurdles to Biden's plan on nuclear deal | Navy scrapping USS Bonhomme Richard after fire Democratic senators urge Facebook to take action on anti-Muslim bigotry Social media responds to Harris making history: 'I feel like our ancestors are rejoicing' MORE (N.Y.) and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro.

Harris also said during the "Good Morning America" interview that she believes there needs to be a larger conversation about sexual assault.

She referenced the Senate confirmation hearings of Supreme Court Justice Brett KavanaughBrett Michael KavanaughFor Thanksgiving, the Supreme Court upholds religious liberty COVID-19: Justice Alito overstepped judicial boundaries Defusing the judicial confirmation process MORE, who faced accusations of sexual assault, all of which he denied.

“One of the aspects of the Kavanaugh hearing, among the many, that I think is important is the importance of us talking much more as a society and a community of people about the issue of sexual assault,” Harris said. “I know it makes people uncomfortable. I used to specialize in those cases as a prosecutor, and it is something that impacts so many people."