Val Demings Is on Biden’s V.P. List. Will Her Police Career Hurt or Help?

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The former police chief in Orlando, Fla., Ms. Demings has emerged as a finalist to be Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s running mate. A review of her record shows a complicated history with episodes involving police misconduct.
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Joe Biden Shortens His Potential VP List
According to CNN, Democratic Presidential Candidate Joe Biden has started to narrow down his personal list of potential running mates. A handful of women remain in consideration for Biden's VP spot. Biden allies, members of Congress, and top donors, and those close to the vetting process says that California Rep. Karen Bass is believed to be part of the list. Bass is also a 66-year-old chair of the Congressional Black Caucus. It is also believed that the additional people on Biden's shortlist are: -California Senator, Kamala Harris -Susan Rice, Barack Obama's former national security adviser Additional contenders that have gone through the vetting process include: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Florida Rep. Val Demings, Illinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham. Many top campaign advisers are in the dark about the vetting process. It continues to be done under extreme secrecy.

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Val Demings

U.S. Representative from Florida
The rest of the world is way ahead of us when it comes to affordable day care, paid family leave, universal preschool and support for caregivers.
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Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden is expected to announce his pick for vice president next week. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe joins CBSN to..
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Sen. Kamala Harris, Rep. Karen Bass, Susan Rice, Rep. Val Demings and Stacey Abrams have all been floated as possible running mates for Biden.
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Vice President of the United States

Second highest executive office in the United States government
Joe Biden met with Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer last weekend, the first in-person session he is known to have had with a potential running mate. The news..
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Two women, Representative Karen Bass and Susan Rice, the former national security adviser, are among the most formidable contenders on Joe Biden’s list.
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Joe Biden

Former U.S. vice president, presumptive 2020 Democratic presidential nominee
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President Trump wants to brand Joe Biden as a doddering gaffe machine. But the incumbent’s own rhetoric causes so much controversy it is overwhelming the..
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Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer traveled to Delaware by private plane Friday evening, CBS News has learned. She met with presumptive Democratic nominee Joe..
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Cardi B fears she will have a "mental breakdown" if U.S. President Donald Trump is re-elected in November (20). Trump is well behind the presumptive Democratic..
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Florida

State in the southeastern United States
In Florida, 21-year-old's organs fail after mild case. Masks are optional at the massive Sturgis bike rally. And Trump might use executive orders on a stimulus..
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Cuomo will allow New York schools to reopen; 9-year-old Florida boy inspires community to adopt older pets
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Secrecy pacts helped shield an elections supervisor's alleged $42,000 personal spending sprees, observers say.
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Orlando, Florida

City in Central Florida
Katy Perry is a week or 2 from giving birth, which makes this video all the more impressive as she accepts Orlando Bloom's challenge to show everyone her moves...
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We're through the first weekend of seeding games inside the bubble campus in Orlando, Florida, and the NBA is well and truly back.
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Kyle Lowry stars in the Toronto Raptors' 107-92 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers in Orlando.
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After a four-month shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, the NBA is back at its bubble campus at Disney World in Orlando.
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