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Who Will Be Joe Biden’s Running Mate?

Yesterday, Joe Biden promised to name a female running mate. This will be the fourth time in American history that a major party will have a woman on the presidential ticket. Fortunately for Biden, he has quite a few choices … Continue reading

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Running Mates For Bernie Sanders

A look at potential running mates/ Vice Presidents for Bernie Sanders like Julian Castro, Tammy Duckworth, Amy Klobuchar, and Lucy McBath, but not Nina Turner, Tusli Gabbard and Stacey Abrams. Continue reading

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Senators and Vice-Presidents

Donald Trump’s selection of Mike Pence as his running mate shows an interesting difference between Republicans and Democrats. The Democrats will almost always pick Senators for Veep. Republicans are most apt to pick Governors, like Pence is now; leading members of the House … Continue reading

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A History of Losing Vice-Presidential Contenders

Doug Mataconis of Outside the Beltway suggests that Marco Rubio, the odds on favorite for the spot, probably doesn’t want to be Romney’s running mate. He brings up an interesting fact, reasoning that it’s not a winning proposition. Indeed, considering … Continue reading

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