With both the parties conventions nearing soon, beginning August 25 in Colorado for the Democrats and September 1st in Minnesota for the Republicans. We are expecting to hear the status of their running mate choices very soon. It's rumored that Obama will make his announcement as soon as this Friday & August 29th for McCain.
It has been mentioned that McCain has decided to allow Obama to make his announcement first since the Democrats are holding their convention first, not to mention he's looking to take the post convention spotlight off Obama at the same time.
Here is a listing of possible running mates for Obama
- Delaware Sen. Joe Biden
- Indiana Sen. Evan Bayh
- Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine
- Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius
- New York Sen. Hillary Clinton
- Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney
- Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty
- Florida Gov. Charlie Crist
- Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal
- Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman