Kirsten Gillibrand Says She Expects Biden to Run

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(Corrects spelling of Gillibrand’s name in first paragraph.) “If I was a betting woman I’d say he is” going to run for president, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says of Vice President Joe Biden.

  • Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) spoke Monday at Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Summit
    • “I think he’s always aspired to it,” she says
    • “I think he’s a wonderful public servant who cares deeply about the issues, and he’s a champion and he wants to fight for the values and his goals for America, so if I had to bet today I’d bet he does”
  • NOTE: Unnamed Biden advisers say his deadline for decision is end of October, Politico reports
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