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Elizabeth Warren picks dead president as running mate

Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s ideal running mate is someone who hasn’t been alive for roughly 100 years.

During an appearance Sunday on MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber,” Warren was asked about her 2020 presidential campaign and whether she had anyone in mind to serve as her vice president if she were to win the Democratic nomination.

Warren gave a surprising answer: Former President Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th president of the United States who died in 1909.

“He took on the trusts. And he didn’t care how many people were going to be mad about it. And he did it — this is what’s amazing — for the right reasons,” Warren began.

“It wasn’t just that they were big. It wasn’t just that they were dominating an economy. It wasn’t just that they were putting farmers out of business and competitors out of business and small companies out of business,” she added.

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