running mate

running mate

Trump Rules Out Women And Minority Running Mates

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The Donald Trump campaign recently announced that they’re probably going with a white man for running mate. Choosing a woman or minority vice presidential candidate would be “pandering” according to Trump aide Paul Manafort. Ana Kasparian and John Iadarola (ThinkTank), hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. "Top Trump aide Paul Manafort told The Huffington Post in an interview that the campaign probably won’t pick a minority or a woman to be Trump’s running mate. “In fact, that would be viewed as pandering, I think,” Manafort told the interviewer. The campaign has instead decided to take the logical step of limiting itself to less than a third of the people in this country. Manafort also outlined what the campaign is looking for in a potential VP pick: “He needs an experienced person to do the part of the job he doesn’t want to do.” Implying not only that the campaign thinks there is a dearth of experienced women and people of color for the job, but also that Trump thinks a president should treat a vice president the way a shitty boss treats an intern.”* Read more here: http://fusion.net/story/307003/trump-vp-running-mate-white-men-pandering/ Hosts: Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola Cast: Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola *** The Largest Online News Show in the World. Hosted by Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian. LIVE STREAMING weekdays 6-8pm ET. http://www.tytnetwork.com/live Young Turk (n), 1. Young progressive or insurgent member of an institution, movement, or political party. 2. Young person who rebels against authority or societal expectations. (American Heritage Dictionary) Download audio and video of the full two hour show on-demand + the members-only post game show by becoming a member at http://www.tytnetwork.com/join/. Your membership supports the day to day operations and is vital for our continued success and growth. Get The Young Turks Mobile App Today! Download the iOS version here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/the-young-turks/id412793195?ls=1&mt=8 Download the Android version here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tyt