“I’d take her in a heartbeat,” Biden told KDKA in an online interview Monday. (Watch portions above.) “She’s brilliant. She knows the way around. She is a really fine woman.”
However, Biden added: “I don’t think she has any desire to live near the White House again.”
As for more realistic choices, Biden said he’s committed to choosing a woman but is not focused on a woman of color.
“There are a number of qualified women out there,” he said.
The Hill noted that Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass) said she would say yes and Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) said she’d be “honored” if asked to join the ticket.
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