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Kerry Selects Edwards as His Running Mate

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Kerry Selects Edwards as His Running Mate

Kerry Selects Edwards as His Running Mate

Kerry Selects Edwards as His Running Mate

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Sen. John Kerry chooses North Carolina Sen. John Edwards to be his vice presidential running mate. Though Edwards won only one state during the Democratic primaries, he is an energetic campaigner, popular with voters and a favorite of Democratic Party insiders. A formal announcement is scheduled for Tuesday morning. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne and NPR's Scott Horsley.