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Condi for Veep?

Drudge is reporting tonight that Condoleezza Rice is the current “frontrunner” for the veep slot on the ticket. I’m surprised: Both Rice’s views on abortion (she has said that she is “mildly pro-choice”) and her years in the Bush administration seem likely to generate controversy, while I’m not seeing any group of voters that she would automatically attract.

Katrina Trinko — Katrina Trinko is a political reporter for National Review. Trinko is also a member of USA TODAY’S Board of Contributors, and her work has been published in various media outlets ...

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