Kamala Harris: “You have to see and smell and feel the circumstances of people to really understand them.”
Cory Booker: "Immigrants do not leave their human rights at the border."
Julian Castro: "We saw that image today that broke our hearts. It should also piss us all off."
Beto O’Rourke: “Racism in America is endemic. It is foundational. We can mark the creation of this country not at the 4th of July, 1776, but Aug. 20, 1619, when the first kidnapped African was brought to this country against his will.”
Bernie Sanders: “We will go to war against white nationalism and racism in every aspect of our lives… we do it by actions and not just words; we have a government, we have an administration, we have a cabinet that looks like America; that looks like all of us; the reflection of America.”
Andrew Yang: “My father grew up on a peanut farm in Asia with no floor. And now his son is running for president. That is the immigration story that we have to be able share with the American people.”
Pete Buttigieg: "If we want to get the results that we expect for our children, we have to support and compensate the teaching profession… Respect teachers the way we do soldiers and pay them more like the way we do doctors."
Elizabeth Warren: “We will have a secretary of education who has been a public school teacher.”