US Senator Amy Klobuchar Rules Itself As Joe Biden Running Mate For 2020 Elections


Joe Biden late on Thursday praised Amy Klobuchar’s “courage and determination” on Twitter

UNITED states Senator Amy Klobuchar effectively taken itself out of the race to be Democratic candidate for the presidency, Joe Biden is a running mate, on Thursday, saying that she felt that the time history necessary to choose a woman of color.

“It is a time to put a woman of color on the ticket, and there are so many incredibly qualified women,” she said in an interview on MSNBC. “If you want to heal this nation now – my party, yes, but our nation – it is sure a hell of a way to do it. ”

Joe Biden, who will take the Republicans, the President, Donald Trump in the Nov. 3 election, is under pressure to choose a black woman as its lining as racial tensions flare in instances of police brutality, including the videotaped death last month of George Floyd, a black man unarmed, after a white Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck for several minutes.

Klobuchar from the record that the attorney general for the Minnesota county that includes Minneapolis, where Floyd is dead, are on the harness. Some Democrats took issue with its folder on the conduct of the police and other prosecution.

Klobuchar, who took part against mr. Biden for the party of the presidential election before endorsing him, said that she spoke with mr. Biden on Wednesday night.

Biden later on Thursday, praised Klobuchar’s “courage and determination” on Twitter, and said that ” thanks to your help, we will fight Donald Trump. ”

Biden has already promised to choose a woman as his sister, and several black candidates are on his list, including Senator Kamala Harris and Representative Val Demings. He has also examined candidates from other backgrounds, including Senator Elizabeth Warren, who is white.

Some african-American leaders and activists have said that a black woman on the ticket would demonstrate to black voters, a critical component of the Democratic base, that Biden is committed to address issues such as the reform of the criminal justice system and the police.

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