All of the Democrats who bought futures into the Joe Biden/Stacey Abrams dream ticket aren’t going to get to realize a return.
Abrams put that hypothetical to bed during an appearance on “The View” Wednesday.
"I think you don't run for second place."
Stacey Abrams addresses speculation she would join the 2020 race as Joe Biden's running mate: “If I’m going to enter a primary, I’m going to enter the primary." https://t.co/NcxjPS90NK pic.twitter.com/pfNtKmn7Gq
— ABC News (@ABC) March 27, 2019
Several on the Left have not been shy about raising the potential of Abrams running with Biden on a pre-arranged ticket.
What WOULD y'all think of Biden announced he's running AND that Stacey Abrams is his runningmate?
— Jonathan Capehart (@CapehartJ) March 20, 2019
— Jonathan Chait (@jonathanchait) March 21, 2019
It’s gonna happen, y’all!
Hypothetically speaking, prepare to hypothetically see some Biden/Abrams t-shirts… pic.twitter.com/Q2TQuetPom
— The Daily Show (@TheDailyShow) March 23, 2019
No, it’s not.
Stacey Abrams on the ridicuous suggestion she enter 2020 as Joe Biden’s running mate: "I think you don't run for second place”
— Adam Parkhomenko (@AdamParkhomenko) March 27, 2019
As to whether she’ll run for president herself, Abrams believes that her loss (yes, loss) last year will help her presidential chances in 2020.
Hold my Beto! Stacey Abrams is prepared to leverage the ‘success’ of her loss all the way to 1600 Penn https://t.co/QNaOxJFHJA
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) March 27, 2019
Because a loss is always such a solid foundation for a presidential campaign.