Who are the 6 women approached to become Joe Biden’s running mate?


The forecasts are going well in the American press. Joe Biden has promised to reveal in the course of “the first week of August “, the name of the one who will be his running mate, called to be Vice President of the United States if the Democratic candidate beats Donald Trump during thepresidential election in November.

Behind the scenes, the team of the one who was himself Barack Obama’s vice-president during the eight years of his mandate, reviews the balance sheets and talks with the last candidates still in the running. If many names have circulated for months such as governors Gretchen Whitmer and Michelle Lujan Grisham, elected House of Commons Val Demings or even Senator Tammy Baldwin, franceinfo has focused on the six favorites. Even if the Biden team could also, like others before it, seek the surprise effect by revealing an unexpected name.

Kamala Harris: the most determined

Points forts : Born in Oakland, California, and the daughter of Jamaican and Indian immigrants, Kamala Harris is accumulating pioneer titles. After two terms as a prosecutor in San Francisco, she then became the first woman, but also the first black person, to become a prosecutor in California. In January 2017, she was sworn in to the Senate in Washington, registering as the first woman to hail from South Asia and only the second black senator (…)

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