“In our America, people should only have to work one job to have a roof over their head and food on the table. Part of the reality is that wages are not keeping up with the cost of living,” Harris said, according to a clip posted by NBC News.
“I’m not trying to upend and blow up systems. I’m not trying to start a revolution. I am not a socialist,” she continued but added that “capitalism assumes that everyone is starting out on the same base and then people will compete and the best will rise. The majority of people aren’t starting out on the same base, and we’ve got to lift people up and in particular working people.”