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Hillary Clinton names Tim Kaine as running mate

By Michael Eli Dokosi
Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine
Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine

U.S presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton has finally settled for 58-year-old senator Tim Kaine as her running mate after Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Senator Cory Booker failed to make her final cut list.

The Democratic presidential candidate made the choice public through a tweet on Friday although a formal announcement is expected on Saturday.

The Virginia senator is reportedly an experienced politician who speaks fluent Spanish.


Clinton is reported to have opted for Kaine, a former mayor and governor for his practical nature, vast experience in addition to he being one she could work with for one or two terms.