Biden Campaign Reportedly Narrows VP List To Six Women, Confirms Only Three
Warren, Harris, and Rice. Oh my!
Reports indicate that former Delaware Sen. and Obama VP Joe Biden has narrowed his VP short list to three named potential candidates—Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Kamala Harris (D-CA) and former Obama ambassador to the UN and later his national security advisor Susan Rice.
Speculation rages that there are three more names on the new and improved short list: Rep. Val Demings (FL), New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, and Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms.
To no one’s surprise, Stacey Abrams is not on the list.
Joe Biden’s search for a running mate is entering a second round of vetting for a dwindling list of potential vice presidential nominees, with several black women in strong contention.
Democrats with knowledge of the process said Biden’s search committee has narrowed the choices to as few as six serious contenders after initial interviews. Among the group still in contention: Sens. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Kamala Harris of California, as well as Susan Rice, who served as President Barack Obama’s national security adviser.
Those with knowledge declined to name other contenders and said the process remains somewhat fluid. Additional candidates may
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