AP: It’s Biden

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Biden, Democrats, Veep

The title of their article is this, “Official: Obama picks Biden for veep.”

Well, it doesn’t get more “official” than that.

So Donklephant readers…you get the news before the text message…

WASHINGTON (AP) – Barack Obama selected Sen. Joe Biden of Delaware late Friday night to be his vice presidential running mate, according to a Democratic official, balancing his ticket with an older congressional veteran well-versed in foreign and defense issues. [...]

The official who spoke did so on condition of anonymity, preferring not to pre-empt a text-message announcement the Obama campaign promised for Saturday morning.

Looks like “experience” has won out over “change.”

More as it develops…


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2 Responses to “AP: It’s Biden”

  1. Rusty075 Says:

    Just got the text….and at 3:00 am no less. (well, 3:18 ET)

  2. Avinash_Tyagi Says:

    Obama wanted an attack dog

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