Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday
TAMPA, Florida: Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governor of a crucial battleground state to the Democratic ticket.
In a text message to supporters, the presumptive Democratic nominee said, "I'm thrilled to tell you this first: I've chosen Sen. Tim Kaine as my running mate."
Kaine himself tweeted, "I'm honored to be her running mate." The two will make their first appearance together as a ticket Saturday at a rally in Miami.
Clinton's decision caps a highly secretive, months-long process to find a political partner. It's also the final...Read more...