Kamala Harris will make decision on 2020 run with family 'over the holiday'

Kamala Harris will make decision on 2020 run with family 'over the holiday'
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Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisRepublicans would need a promotion to be 'paper tigers' Democrats' reconciliation bill breaks Biden's middle class tax pledge We have a presidential leadership crisis — and it's only going to get worse MORE (D-Calif.) says she will determine "over the holiday" whether to seek the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020.

“It will ultimately be a family decision," she told MSNBC's "Morning Joe" host Mika Brzezinski at the "Know Your Value" event in San Francisco on Saturday.

"And over the holiday, I will make that decision with my family." 

Harris also said that the 2020 campaign is "going to be ugly."

“When you break things, it is painful," she said. "And you get cut. And you bleed.”


Harris is viewed as a likely presidential candidate in 2020, along with Sens. Cory BookerCory BookerDefense & National Security — Military starts giving guidance on COVID-19 vaccine refusals Senators preview bill to stop tech giants from prioritizing their own products Blinken pressed to fill empty post overseeing 'Havana syndrome' MORE (D-N.J.), Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandOvernight Energy & Environment — Biden makes return to pre-Trump national monument boundaries official Biden signs bill to help victims of 'Havana syndrome' Lawmakers using leadership PACs as 'slush funds' to live lavish lifestyles: report MORE (D-N.Y.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.).

Other potential candidates include former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenPressure grows for breakthrough in Biden agenda talks State school board leaves national association saying they called parents domestic terrorists Sunday shows preview: Supply chain crisis threaten holiday sales; uncertainty over whether US can sustain nationwide downward trend in COVID-19 cases MORE, Rep. Beto O'RourkeBeto O'RourkeAbbott bans vaccine mandates from any 'entity in Texas' Abbott disapproval rating up 8 points to 59 percent in San Antonio area: poll Beto O'Rourke weighs in on Matthew McConaughey's potential Texas bid MORE (D-Texas), Sen. Sherrod BrownSherrod Campbell BrownBuilding back better by investing in workers and communities US on track to miss debt payments as soon as Oct. 19: analysis On The Money — Presented by NRHC — Democrats cross the debt ceiling Rubicon MORE (D-Ohio) and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. 

Harris in October campaigned for Democratic candidates in South Carolina, which will be one of the first states to hold its primary election in 2020.

--This report was updated on Dec. 3 at 7:54 a.m.