It is official; Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris has resigned her position as Senator.
In a letter to California Governor Gavin Newsom, Harris says its time for her to focus on her next job: Vice President of the United States.
Her full resignition can be found below:
January 18, 2021
Governor Gavin Newsom
1303 10th Street, Suite 1173
Sacramento, CA 95814
Dear Governor Newsom:
I hereby resign as Senator from the State of California, effective January 18th, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. EST. As I assume my duties as Vice President of the United States, I would like to thank the people of California for the honor of serving them in the U.S. Senate over the past four years.
Kamala D. Harris
United States Senator
Harris is set to be sworn in as Vice President on Wednesday along with Joe Biden as President.