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Omaha Steve

(101,006 posts)
Fri Jun 10, 2016, 07:20 PM Jun 2016

Of the names floating for VP, who do you prefer? (updated x 2 dbl ck on Castro) [View all]

Be sure you check the correct Castro! Julian is the more well known.

Hosts I put this in GD since it is GE not primary related.

65 votes, 1 pass | Time left: Unlimited
Elizabeth Warren
20 (31%)
Sherrod Brown
3 (5%)
Martin O'Malley
14 (22%)
Tom Perez
1 (2%)
Tim Kaine
1 (2%)
Joaquin Castro
4 (6%)
Other please comment
7 (11%)
Undecided at this point
2 (3%)
Joe Bidden
5 (8%)
Julian Castro
8 (12%)
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Joaquin Castro? Wouldn't Julian be ahead of him on the list? KamaAina Jun 2016 #1
I added him Omaha Steve Jun 2016 #5
Hell no Proud Public Servant Jun 2016 #28
I've seen him talk. He's not that inspiring. Bucky Jun 2016 #68
I like them all bravenak Jun 2016 #2
Who is your mom and what qualities would she bring to the table? mrr303am Jun 2016 #26
Lol, Martin O Malley bravenak Jun 2016 #27
I know just trying to lighten the mood around here. LOL mrr303am Jun 2016 #30
Who is EDUB? nt tblue37 Jun 2016 #60
Elizabeth Warren bravenak Jun 2016 #61
I agree - great list. salin Jun 2016 #94
But I could see Julian Castro.... Tikki Jun 2016 #3
Julian Castro metroins Jun 2016 #4
If you want a qualified Latino VP, support Xavier Beccera. BlueStater Jun 2016 #6
He is pretty awesome KamaAina Jun 2016 #10
I just couldn't stand hearing eight years of people mispronouncing his name scscholar Jun 2016 #23
Actually it's Julian who is on the list - womanofthehills Jun 2016 #47
I could see that happening bravenak Jun 2016 #55
agreed (sorry just don't get the swooning over castro) nt msongs Jun 2016 #24
Beccera's a good guy. I'd go for him or Corey Booker. ucrdem Jun 2016 #63
ITA!!! I have actually been posting that a lot lately. I think Becerra would make an outstanding StevieM Jun 2016 #90
I think people are confusing the Castro twins... chillfactor Jun 2016 #7
It's Julian, not Joaquin who was named a rising star in the dem party womanofthehills Jun 2016 #46
I think her vp should be impeachment insurance NightWatcher Jun 2016 #8
While I like Warren a lot, elleng Jun 2016 #9
^^^ THIS ^^^ Omaha Steve Jun 2016 #11
Thanks, Steve. elleng Jun 2016 #12
The vp should also bring something to the election, typically a state or region NightWatcher Jun 2016 #13
What Marty brings... Chan790 Jun 2016 #37
^^^ THIS X1000 ^^^ JonLeibowitz Jun 2016 #31
Please....NOT Warren. bvar22 Jun 2016 #18
Thank you, I was thinking the exact same thing friendly_iconoclast Jun 2016 #21
She will bring out Bernie voters. hay rick Jun 2016 #25
Bernie will bring out Bernie voters! RichGirl Jun 2016 #34
Most of his supporters are loyal to his populist message. hay rick Jun 2016 #42
No she won't. That's actually silly. Hillary is the nominee. Her vp pick will not earn her votes. jillan Jun 2016 #58
We disagree. hay rick Jun 2016 #85
Of course the VP's an absolutely powerless position with no influence. NuclearDem Jun 2016 #32
Same here.. Warren is too good to be veep. SoCalDem Jun 2016 #52
This is actually a fairly-strong argument for O'Malley as well. Chan790 Jun 2016 #35
ah......can we just wait until they are announced?? eom a kennedy Jun 2016 #14
Leave Senators in the Senate shadowmayor Jun 2016 #15
Or Gavin Newsom. Warren DeMontague Jun 2016 #16
Jim Webb... TipTok Jun 2016 #17
Webb is supporting Trump. geek tragedy Jun 2016 #83
His spiel about his time in Vietnam... TipTok Jun 2016 #88
My two happiest votes were for veterans - John Kerry and George McGovern karynnj Jun 2016 #91
This message was self-deleted by its author Mosby Jun 2016 #19
I don't think sabbat hunter Jun 2016 #39
No senators that would get GOP replacements. Il_Coniglietto Jun 2016 #20
The Loophole That Could Make Elizabeth Warren Vice President Omaha Steve Jun 2016 #22
I really like her and think she'd do an excellent job Il_Coniglietto Jun 2016 #29
This is silly, Hillary promised the VP slot to Goldman-Sachs. Since Citizens United rhett o rick Jun 2016 #33
damnit, man... RazBerryBeret Jun 2016 #36
LOL JonLeibowitz Jun 2016 #53
Tulsi Gabbard. kpola12 Jun 2016 #38
You haven't looked into her positions on the issues, have you? athena Jun 2016 #49
Why not Hickenlooper? Proud Public Servant Jun 2016 #40
Leading figure!?!? TransitJohn Jun 2016 #48
Didn't remember that. My bad. (nt) Proud Public Servant Jun 2016 #70
BILL RICHARDSON Laura PourMeADrink Jun 2016 #41
I like him n/t TexasBushwhacker Jun 2016 #64
Not a US Senator. (n/t) Iggo Jun 2016 #43
Fidel Castro corkhead Jun 2016 #44
the gop already claim that dembotoz Jun 2016 #74
VP is a strategic political choice randr Jun 2016 #45
That's fine, but Hispanics are NOT going to vote for Trump TexasBushwhacker Jun 2016 #66
Just watched a segment on CNN randr Jun 2016 #72
Trump claims to be worth $10 Billion TexasBushwhacker Jun 2016 #78
My guess (NOT my favorite) is Tim Kaine SoCalDem Jun 2016 #50
BILL MAZEROSKI Gomez163 Jun 2016 #51
Joe Bidden, that guy is the Megladon Jnclr89 Jun 2016 #54
Odd that you left Bernie out of the list dreamnightwind Jun 2016 #56
Bernie doesn't want it Omaha Steve Jun 2016 #89
Barbara Lee gwheezie Jun 2016 #57
Julien Castro makes the most sense demographically. joshcryer Jun 2016 #59
I don't think we have to woo the hispanic vote. hay rick Jun 2016 #87
Gen. Wes Clark nt Jack Bone Jun 2016 #62
I loved and supported Clark's candidacy in '04. I wished he'd've run in '08. But now... no Bucky Jun 2016 #69
Goldman Sachs /nt Dragonfli Jun 2016 #65
So obviously it has to be a Straight Christian who is not from the West Coast Bluenorthwest Jun 2016 #67
Personally, I think we should choose a Native Gaythiest. (Gay, Atheist, Native American) Chan790 Jun 2016 #86
Jeb! Scuba Jun 2016 #71
Tanned, rested and ready. That would seal the Koch Bro vote for sure. corkhead Jun 2016 #77
Al Franken spooky3 Jun 2016 #73
Al would be a very, very good choice. Not sure her base could accept him. Bluenorthwest Jun 2016 #80
MN is a light blue state Omaha Steve Jun 2016 #82
It seems odd that MN is only light blue geardaddy Jun 2016 #92
Makes me sick my birth state is toss up because of Wanker. a kennedy Jun 2016 #93
Definitely Martin O'Malley from this list, but... Stellar Jun 2016 #75
Oh, not the only ones - djean111 Jun 2016 #76
Yeah, those low life MF's too! Stellar Jun 2016 #79
I kind of avoid all the endorsement stuff because I am really all about the issues. djean111 Jun 2016 #81
No to Warren, no to Brown, and I'm not sure about Congressman Castro. Donald Ian Rankin Jun 2016 #84
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