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Who Will Be Obama's VP Pick?

Barack Obama, says the New York Times, could announce his running mate as early as tomorrow. Presumed front runners include Sen. Evan Bayh of Indiana, Gov. Tim Kaine of Virginia and Sen. Joseph Biden of Delaware. (John McCain is expected to make his announcement later in the month.)

Who do you think Obama will pick? Take our poll.

Now tell us why below.

Related: Who's Up, Who's Down In The Veepstakes

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Mr. Biden has extensive background in various areas that will give more weight to the oval office. He is a good "behind the scenes" kind of person who is unlimited.

Sent by KM Cox | 1:15 PM | 8-19-2008

Yeah, I'm thinking Biden. Otherwise he will have to go negitive, and thats what the GOP wants .

Besides, didn't Kaine kill Able. LOL!
I had to get that in.

One Luv Ja Dub

Sent by Ja Dub 08 | 11:11 AM | 8-20-2008

I'm thinking Micheal Phelps.

Sent by Bill M | 12:21 PM | 8-20-2008

Michael Moore has the right idea -- Caroline Kennedy.

Sent by M. Carol | 5:41 PM | 8-20-2008

Joe Biden would make a good hatchet man. Democrats have usually failed to fight fire with fire. This is no time for softness.

Sent by Linda Leigh | 5:43 PM | 8-20-2008

Sam Nunn.

Sent by Erlinda | 11:50 PM | 8-20-2008

Hillary is definitely out, so that leaves Biden. Biden is a tough experienced politician who could handle the job.

Sent by Don Miller | 10:41 AM | 8-21-2008

All of my fingers and toes are crossed for JOE BIDEN. Otherwise, I think Barak's doomed.

Sent by Robert Boccabella | 6:22 PM | 8-22-2008

Barak Obama has, yet once again, shown us his exceptional judgment in chosing Joe Biden as his running mate, who, like Obama, has spent his life walking with the common man and has never lost the common touch. Something the republicans, apparently, know nothing about.

What a fantastic opportunity for this country to have two men like Obama/Biden who will put the American people before themselves.

Let's hope we FINALLY GET IT RIGHT THIS TIME and elect OBAMA/BIDEN in November!!

Sent by CAT Z | 3:37 PM | 8-29-2008

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