Hillary Clinton picks Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her VP candidate
Hillary Clinton picks Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her VP candidate
Hillary Clinton picks 'boring' US Senator Tim Kaine as running mate
24 July, 2016, 05:56
McAuliffe declined to say whom he would pick to replace Kaine, but said having a minority or female candidate represent the state is a significant consideration.
So when it comes to her vice presidential nominee, a choice that came late Friday when Clinton announced Virginia Sen.
Clinton also bypassed candidates who would have generated more excitement among liberal and Hispanic activists, including progressive favorite U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren and two Hispanic members of Obama's Cabinet, Julian Castro and Thomas Perez.
It could also help Democrats win Virginia for the third presidential election in a row after years of being a GOP stronghold.
"Undoubtedly, he has the public service and governing experience necessary to help Secretary Clinton lead this nation", Mancini said. "Tim Kaine as my running mate", the former secretary of state said in a text message to her supporters. In fact, he might make the case for her nearly better than Clinton does.
"I love that about him", she told Charlie Rose of CBS News and PBS. To date, he has never lost an election. Asked about Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and his self-professed "boring" personality, Clinton said, "And I love that about him".
The announcement came after her "Stronger Together" rally in Tampa, Florida.
Former President Bill Clinton believes that if his wife wins Virginia, the Republican ticket has virtually no realistic path to the 270 Electoral College votes needed to win, said a Wall Street Journal report, citing a person familiar with Bill Clinton's thinking.
It's another example, friends said, of Kaine's self-assuredness.
"Major loser", "total lightweight" and "fat pig" are among the Donald Trump phrases Facebook users can brand themselves with using a new app from Hillary Clinton's campaign. "Do you want a trash-talking president or a bridge-building president?"
The 58-year-old senator has a resume that would impress any presidential candidate. Clinton has chosen Kaine to be her running mate. "Can't wait to hit the trail tomorrow in Miami", Kaine said on Twitter.
As an attorney, Kaine worked on fair housing and civil right issues.
In 2007, Kaine's remarks at Virginia Tech the day after one of the worst campus shootings in modern US history won wide praise.
Clinton continues to be dogged by allegations of impropriety relating to her use of a private email server during her time as Secretary of State.
He was first elected to office - the Richmond City Council - in 1994, and went on to serve as mayor and then Virginia's lieutenant governor. Fluent in Spanish and active in the Senate on foreign relations and military affairs, he built a reputation for working across the aisle as Virginia's governor and as mayor of Richmond.
Top Republicans were quick to criticize Clinton's choice.
Kaine is seen as "safe" because he's a disciplined messenger with policy depth who's already been a solid, on-message surrogate for Clinton. Obama said Friday that Trump painted a picture that "doesn't really jibe with the experience with most people".
Kaine - a Virginia senator and former governor - got the nod from Clinton in a telephone call Friday evening - days before the party convention begins in Philadelphia.
Kaine's selection by Clinton leaves his Senate seat open.
"It's not the Donald Trump sledgehammer".
He says no matter what people think of him as a Republican, "If you're a great believer in the Constitution, you have no choice".
Twenty-three year old Conor Sheary was the hero on a face-off play that had been diagrammed by captain Sidney Crosby. In other NHL Finals betting news the Sharks are tied as the fifth most likely team to win the Stanley Cup in 2017.
Unfortunately, the one person who doesn’t seem too happy about Ichiro breaking the record is the former owner of the record. Grace said he didn’t care if some of the hits came in Japan because Ichiro was still getting them against professionals.
Still, there are more States to win, before we will know the real winner, and more chances to receive a profit. Still, with odious millionaire Trump, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz it can be a tough battle.
His capsuled tumbled along the ground for 15 minutes after he landed on a cattle ranch in southwest Queensland state. A Russian adventurer looks to have smashed the world record for a solo round-the-world flight in a hot air balloon.
Featuring five lines with twenty five pay lines this game will happy welcome players staking anywhere between $0.25 - $250 a time. Pistoleras Not another wild west themed game! Well hold your horses because this is a Western slots game with a real difference.
With mixed fortunes in past races, recent form for Vicente meant that he was the 14/1 outsider for the race with bookmakers Coral. Having started the day trailing, wins for Vivaldi Collonges and Le Mercury added over £40,000 to Nicholls’ total.
Twitter user Johnny G posted: "In one day exactly this time past year I spent 16 hours at the Eurotunnel". Footage showed others playing music while people around them watched and danced on the gridlocked roads.
Ivanka is a senior executive in the Trump Organization, and Kushner has been called Trump's informal campaign manager. The tweet includes a photo of Trump introducing her father for his nomination acceptance speech.
There are now several online gambling sites operating in the country including Bodog, owned by Canadian billionaire Calvin Arye. The KGC also carries out similar functions for other online gambling operators from around the world.
But insurers working in that program, including the four involved in the mergers, are pressing for higher prices in many areas. These Wall Street driven deals would have had on our health care system, health advocates said.
Mayawati, the government has failed to take any action against those involved in violence against Dalits, he added. Condemning Singh's remark, she said his comments were an insult to the entire women community.
His spokesman said he had called for an outside force to be deployed as a buffer his and Kiir's forces. The influx continues to be characterised by a high proportion of women and children (more than 90%).
Dirty tricks of casino
This is how people can feel themselves more comfortable with low ceilings, but their attention drawn to the object at the bottom. Therefore, in order not to cause you unnecessary association casino changes your money on the colored glass chips.
Investors Target Premier League Clubs Due to Rising Profits
A further estimate shows that the operating profits of the clubs could double to reach a cumulative one billion in the end. Dan Jones, the report editor, expressed that Premier League clubs have reached a turning point with such an achievement.