Chris Matthews Actually Asked If Kamala Harris "Is Seen as African-American?"

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"Is she seen as African American?" MSNBC host Chris Matthews asked of Sen. Kamala Harris.

While discussing the California senator's entrance into the 2020 presidential race, MSNBC host Chris Matthews asked Tuesday night if Sen. Kamala Harris — who was born to an Indian mother and a Jamaican father — is seen as African American.