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I definitely wanted someone with more progressive credentials.
I wanted someone who would do more to assuage the reluctancies of Bernie Sanders supporters who will need to show up in force in November to assure that Donald Trump is not our next president.
I wanted someone with greater name recognition — someone who’s not so…boring.
Like, say, Elizabeth Warren.
I certainly wasn’t alone in this regard. Lots of left-leaning outlets expressed their unbridled disdain with the selection of Kaine before it was even formally announced.
They shouldn’t have. I shouldn’t have.