Vice President Harris will swear in Los Angeles Mayor-elect Karen Bass, who is about to develop into the primary feminine mayor of town.
The mayoral inauguration ceremony will happen on Sunday and Harris will journey there this weekend to swear her in, the vp’s workplace introduced on Monday. Second gentleman Doug Emhoff can even attend.
Bass, a member of Congress, is a progressive ally of Harris and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.). Her race was formally referred to as over every week after Election Day final month and she or he defeated Democrat Rick Caruso, a rich developer.
She is about to switch outgoing Mayor Eric Garcetti (D).
Harris and Emhoff rallied for Bass the day earlier than Election Day at UCLA. Harris and President Biden each endorsed Bass for mayor in August, saying she earned their respect by way of her management in Congress.
Bass was mentioned as a possible working mate for Biden within the 2020 election and likewise acquired endorsements from different Democrats like former president candidate Hillary Clinton.
In the meantime, Caruso, who’s a former Republican, was endorsed by a number of celebrities, together with Kim Kardashian, Katy Perry, Chris Pratt, and Twitter proprietor Elon Musk.