President Joe Biden praised failed Georgia Democrat governor candidate Stacey Abrams on Thursday during a drive-in rally in Duluth, Georgia.
“Stacy Abrams can be anything she wants to be, from whatever she chooses, to president,” Biden said as he introduced Abrams and a handful of Georgia Democrats.
“I want to thank you, Stacey, for empowering the people to vote and to make their voices heard, you’ve been amazing,” Biden continued.
Abrams was once floated by Biden’s team as a possible running mate, but she publicly turned him down.
“I think you don’t run for second place,” she said on ABC’s “The View,” in March of 2019:
.@staceyabrams on rumors former Vice President Joe Biden was considering her as vice president on his ticket: “I think you don’t run for second place.”
“I do not know if I’m running,” she says of her own 2020 bid. “I’m