Skip to comments.Biden talks to Sanders about moving forward with vetting potential VP candidates
Posted on 04/03/2020 11:12:01 PM PDT by Libloather
WASHINGTON In a virtual fundraiser with donors Friday night, former Vice President Joe Biden said that he has formally alerted Sen. Bernie Sanders that he will move forward with a vice presidential vetting process even though neither has become the Democratic nominee.
He also disclosed to donors participating in the billed fireside chat that he has had casual conversations with emerging leaders in the Democratic Party about possibly serving in his administration if hes elected President of the United States.
Biden, who leads Sanders in the delegate count by 313, according to NBC News' tally, said that he wanted to personally alert Sanders that he will announce his vetting committee in mid-April as it appears that his pathway to clinching the nomination is more likely than that of the Vermont senators.
I dont want him to think Im being presumptuous, but you have to start now deciding on who youre going to have background checks done on as potential vice presidential candidates and it takes time, he said.
In an interview with Jimmy Kimmel last week, Biden said he felt almost guilty talking about the process of choosing his vice president - who he has pledged would be a woman - even though he has not been chosen as the Democratic nominee.
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Sanders should say, “Let’s talk if you get the nomination.”
I remember Joe Biden.
Need a Babylon Bee article about Biden appointing Sanders as VP, if Sanders agrees to go transgender.
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