Politics US Presidential Elections 2020: Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate, first Black woman Updated : August 12, 2020 08:51 PM IST he 55-year-old first-term senator, who is also of South Asian descent, is one of the party’s most prominent figures. She will appear with Biden for the first time as his running mate at an event Wednesday near his home in Wilmington, Delaware. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.