Trump: I’ll announce VP pick at convention
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"It is early — we just won yesterday," Trump told The Associated Press on Thursday. 
 
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"I will announce it at the convention. A lot of people are interested."
 
Speculation has spiked this week on whom the businessman may pick as his running mate after he clinched the title of presumptive nominee earlier this week when his last two rivals dropped out.
 
 
Trump has also faced questions about picking a former presidential rival such as Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioHillicon Valley: Biden administration sanctions Russia for SolarWinds hack, election interference Senators reintroduce bill to block NATO withdrawal New US sanctions further chill Biden-Putin relations MORE (R-Fla.) or Ohio Gov. John Kasich, though he hasn't committed to anyone yet.
 
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