# 2016 Postmortem

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How does the selection of Pence entered into Hillary's VP calculus, if at all?

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#### Peregrine Took

(7,404 posts)#### redstatebluegirl

(12,253 posts)This person, whomever they are, will be one heartbeat away from being president. Boring i don't care, able to lead I do.

#### KMOD

(7,906 posts)Pence will be the easiest to debate. So I think it keeps all her options open.

#### LonePirate

(13,366 posts)#### C_U_L8R

(44,809 posts)Pence is a nasty fighter... we need someone who can deliver knock outs.

#### LonePirate

(13,366 posts)I think Pence's selection boosts the chances for Warren and Castro, possibly even Booker and Perez.

I even think Klobuchar has a chance now.

#### MoonRiver

(36,926 posts)#### LonePirate

(13,366 posts)#### MoonRiver

(36,926 posts)#### TheCowsCameHome

(40,152 posts)#### Expecting Rain

(811 posts)and boosts Vilsack's odds particularly. But Tim Kaine probably moves to #1.

Hope I'm wrong. Elizabeth Warren is my dream pick.

#### Maru Kitteh

(28,299 posts)#### TheCowsCameHome

(40,152 posts)The fact she and Trump are virtually neck-and-neck means she has room for ZERO errors.

#### Demsrule86

(68,002 posts)#### TheCowsCameHome

(40,152 posts)The fact that Trump is even polling decent numbers should terrify Hillary, and every other democrat.

#### Demsrule86

(68,002 posts)#### Demsrule86

(68,002 posts)Pence is unpopular and a real nothing burger in my opinion.