Klobuchar to be next guest on Biden's podcast

Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharFBI, DHS and Pentagon officials to testify on Capitol riot Five big takeaways on the Capitol security hearings Top cops deflect blame over Capitol attack MORE (D-Minn.) will join former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenKlain on Manchin's objection to Neera Tanden: He 'doesn't answer to us at the White House' Senators given no timeline on removal of National Guard, Capitol fence Overnight Defense: New Senate Armed Services chairman talks Pentagon policy nominee, Afghanistan, more | Biden reads report on Khashoggi killing | Austin stresses vaccine safety in new video MORE's (D) podcast in an episode that will air Monday.

Axios reported Sunday evening that the Minnesota senator will become the first 2020 candidate to appear on the podcast, which the former vice president launched in recent weeks as the coronavirus outbreak has made in-person events impossible.

Klobuchar is seen as one of several female Democrats on a list of potential vice presidential picks for Biden, who recently became the presumptive nominee of the Democratic primary following the withdrawal of Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersKlain says Harris would not overrule parliamentarian on minimum wage increase Romney-Cotton, a Cancun cabbie and the minimum wage debate On The Money: Senate panels postpone Tanden meetings in negative sign | Biden signs supply chain order after 'positive' meeting with lawmakers MORE (I-Vt.).


A representative for the Biden campaign did not immediately return a request for comment from The Hill. Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D), another potential VP pick, appeared on the podcast last month.

Klobuchar declined to say whether she would accept a VP offer from Biden during a recent CNN interview, telling Michael SmerconishMichael SmerconishCNN's Smerconish lauds Trump on ,000 relief checks: 'Most effective thing he's done' post election Trump attacks former DHS secretary over criticism of federal crackdown Former Homeland Security secretary says DHS not meant to be 'president's personal militia' MORE: "I know one thing for sure, Joe Biden was a great vice president. He knows what it takes to be a good vice president. He's going to make that decision."

On the episode premiering tomorrow, she reportedly spoke about her husband's recent experience with coronavirus.

“It’s the most lonely, horrific disease. That’s why I’m so devoted to your plans to get us out of this,” she said, according to Axios.