Two Other Females Mentioned As Possible Obama VP Choices

By: KKTV, Associated Press
By: KKTV, Associated Press

Hillary Rodham Clinton is considered a potential contender for Barack Obama's running mate, but two other women are also being mentioned.

Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius and Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano are rising stars in the Democratic Party. It's thought they might appeal to alienated Clinton supporters. Neither is openly saying she'd be interested.

Both Sebelius and Napolitano have downsides. There's no guarantee their states would go Democratic, and each has been a governor only since 2002.

Among other names being mentioned are New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson, former Senator John Edwards, Delaware Senator Joe Biden, Connecticut Senator Chris Dodd, Virginia Governor Tim Kaine, Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill, Virginia Senator Jim Webb and former Senator Sam Nunn.


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  • by Steven Reed Location: Springfield mo on Jun 26, 2008 at 03:38 PM
    Please take a look at! http://www.goclairevp.4t.com/
  • by Cwriter Location: Concord on Jun 9, 2008 at 12:47 PM
    I'd say if Hillary can control Bill's propensity to fool around; as well as she did from the White House; then, she might be a good running mate for Obama, especially when it comes to what she brings to the table for Health Care in America!
  • by Sean Location: CS on Jun 6, 2008 at 11:00 PM
    Hillary better stay home and keep an eye on Bill before he gets involved in more sex scandals.
  • by Nobody to Location: vote for on Jun 6, 2008 at 07:58 AM
    And how is it that all the Clinton,Obama and McCain supporters can come up with millions to support these losers, while the US of A suffers? There must be money somewhere.......think?
  • by Nobody to Location: vote for on Jun 6, 2008 at 07:50 AM
    Gee do you think that getting Obama or McCain into the White House will really Change things? Not! They are all liers and crooks. Yes God help us all Tom.
  • by Tom Location: Colorado Springs on Jun 6, 2008 at 07:25 AM
    Yeah, God help us all!! What a joke...lets just keep going this path that we are on...soldiers dying for nothing, billions going to another country while the economy here in the U S of A suffers...everything is so good right now, why would you want anything to change??
  • by John McClain Location: C/S on Jun 5, 2008 at 04:30 PM
    Nobody is right. God help us all. Let's hope he doesn't pick Hillary. That way all of her supoorters will vote for McCain.
  • by Nobody to Location: vote for on Jun 5, 2008 at 02:47 PM
    Obama should name his wife as VP, because if or when he gets to the White House, we all know his wife will be running the House. She is the one pulling and pushing Obama. She's in charge. Wake up people. God help us all.
  • by Ron Paul Supporter Location: CO Springs on Jun 5, 2008 at 06:03 AM
    He should take Ron Paul as his running mate even though ron is a repulican.. cause they both want change and ron would do this country some good
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