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Hillary Clinton opts for Tim Kaine as her running mate

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Hillary Clinton opts for Tim Kaine as her running mate

As the race for who succeeds Barack Obama as the next America President hots up, Democratic hopeful, Hillary Clinton has opted to pick Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her running mate.

In a text message to supporters, the presumptive Democratic nominee said, “I’m thrilled to tell you this first: I’ve chosen Sen. Tim Kaine as my running mate”.

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On Twitter a few seconds later, Clinton described Kaine as “a man who’s devoted his life to fighting for others”.

She called him “a relentless optimist who believes no problem is unsolvable if you put in the work to solve it”.

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