Trump plans to choose experienced politician for VP
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Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump takes shot at new GOP candidate in Ohio over Cleveland nickname GOP political operatives indicted over illegal campaign contribution from Russian national in 2016 On The Money — Dems dare GOP to vote for shutdown, default MORE said he is "95 percent" sure he would pick a veteran politician for vice president if elected.

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He said he would choose “somebody that can walk into the Senate and who’s been friendly with these guys for 25 years, and people for 25 years and can get things done" in an extensive interview with The Washington Post published Saturday. 

“So I would 95 percent see myself picking a political person, as opposed to somebody from the outside," he said.