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Jindal's Story Intrigues, But Can It Get Him A VP Nod?

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Jindal's Story Intrigues, But Can It Get Him A VP Nod?

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Jindal's Story Intrigues, But Can It Get Him A VP Nod?

Jindal's Story Intrigues, But Can It Get Him A VP Nod?

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has a compelling life story that would add some sizzle to Mitt Romney's White House bid. But some worry he might not be a safe choice for vice president on the GOP ballot. One concern is his age. Jindal is 41 but some think he looks even younger than that, and that could be a problem at the polls. NPR's Jeff Brady originally reported this story on Morning Edition.