Tulsi Gabbard, running for Democratic presidential nomination

Tulsi Gabbard

FILE – In this Oct. 29, 2019, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, speaks during a news conference in New York. Gabbard’s fellow Democrats are nervous that she will mount a third-party bid for president. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

Tulsi Gabbard, 38, is a Congresswoman from Hawaii and a veteran of the Army National Guard.

She supported Bernie Sanders in the 2016 primaries.

Gabbard has met with Syria’s president, Bashar al-Assad, who is accused of using chemical weapons against civilians. She has been criticized for those meetings.

She is opposed to US military intervention overseas, including in Syria.

This is Tulsi Gabbard’s candidate profile page

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