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megimoo
08-24-2008, 08:17 AM
Isn't the VP pick supposed to balance out the ticket? Biden just loses out to Sheldon Whitehouse by one tenth of a point for the #2 spot to Obama.

And Biden is supposed to bring foreign policy experience to the ticket when he is actually more liberal than obama. Way to win the middle Dems. Senator... ...is more liberal than __% of the Senate on these issues:


CompositeScore NameSort (alpha by surname) EconomicSort SocialSort ForeignSort LiberalSort Obama, Barack, D-Ill. 94 94 92 95.5 Whitehouse, Sheldon, D-R.I. 94 88 94 94.3 Biden, Joseph, D-Del. 94 86 98 94.2 Sanders, Bernie, I-Vt. 90...

http://www.nationaljournal.com/voteratings/sen/lib.htm