With Biden out of race, big-name Minnesota Democrats move to Kamala Harris

Biden's stunning decision not to run for president saw Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith, and Rep. Ilhan Omar, quickly line up behind Biden's favored successor, Vice President Kamala Harris. Gov. Tim Walz, who joined party leaders in lauding Biden, could get swept up in VP chatter.
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President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris at the White House in Washington, July 4, 2024.
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President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris at the White House in Washington, July 4, 2024.

Harris looks to lock up the Democratic nomination after Biden steps aside, reordering the 2024 race

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Vice President Kamala Harris moved swiftly to lock up Democratic delegates behind her campaign for the White House after President Joe Biden stepped aside amid concerns from within their own party that he would be unable to defeat Republican Donald Trump.
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Voters can now focus on the significant policy differences between the two political parties, not just the presidential candidates' personal capacities.

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