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“You make a lot of important decisions as president. But the first one is who you select to be your vice president. I’ve decided that Kamala Harris is the best person to help me take this fight to Donald Trump and Mike Pence and then to lead this nation starting in January 2021,” Biden announced.
Last week, “Sabato’s Crystal Ball” from the University of Virginia’s Center for Politics ranked the possible candidates to be Biden’s understudy and Demings came in second, behind only U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., while U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s, D-Minn., chances fade after the national attention paid to police policies after George Floyd’s death garnered national attention and protests.
“With the identity of the Democratic standard-bearer unknown, Mr. Schumer has begun to ponder ways of uniting the party behind whoever that person might be: The Senate leader is particularly focused on the idea of nominating an African-American woman for vice president, mulling names like Senator Kamala Harris of California, Stacey Abrams of Georgia and Representative Val Demings of Florida, according to people who have spoken with Mr. Schumer,” the Times reported.