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Fox's Perino says Biden won't pick Susan Rice because of fire from right

Fox's Perino says Biden won't pick Susan Rice because of fire from right
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Fox News's Dana Perino predicted Joe BidenJoe BidenIntercept bureau chief: minimum wage was not 'high priority' for Biden in COVID-19 relief South Carolina Senate adds firing squad as alternative execution method Obama alum Seth Harris to serve as Biden labor adviser: report MORE won't pick Susan Rice as his running mate because it would give something for the right to seize upon, and suggested the former Obama national security adviser might be better as a White House chief of staff.

"I will say that I do not believe that Susan Rice, who was President Obama’s national security adviser and is rumored to be on this list, I do not think she is going to be the choice," Perino, who served as White House press secretary in President George W. Bush's administration, said on "Tucker CarlsonTucker CarlsonTucker Carlson bashes CNN, claims it's 'more destructive' than QAnon Former Trump officials eye bids for political office Jill Biden picks up where she left off MORE Tonight" on Wednesday.

"I think it would be a bad choice for him, I think the right would love nothing more than to have Susan Rice be the choice. She's never campaigned," she added.

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"You have to have somebody who is going to be willing to go after President TrumpDonald TrumpSouth Carolina Senate adds firing squad as alternative execution method Ex-Trump aide Pierson won't run for Dallas-area House seat House Oversight panel reissues subpoena for Trump's accounting firm MORE and thrash his record," Perino said, before turning to Sens. Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisElla Emhoff, inauguration designer join forces on knitwear collaboration Who is the Senate parliamentarian and why is she important? In America, women are frontliners of change MORE (D-Calif.) and Tammy DuckworthLadda (Tammy) Tammy DuckworthOVERNIGHT ENERGY: House Democrats reintroduce road map to carbon neutrality by 2050 | Kerry presses oil companies to tackle climate change | Biden delays transfer of sacred lands for copper mine Pro-Choice Caucus asks Biden to remove abortion fund restrictions from 2022 budget Duckworth calls for Russian bounties intelligence to be declassified MORE (D-Ill.), who are both seen as contenders.

"Somebody like Kamala Harris has shown she can do that. Look at Tammy Duckworth from Illinois. She wants to fight. She’s scrappy. I think Susan Rice is not going to have this. So my prediction is it will not be Susan Rice," Perino said. 

"She might make a great chief of staff. I don't think she would be a great vice presidential pick for Joe Biden," Perino, anchor of "The Daily Briefing" and co-host of "The Five" concluded.

Rep. Karen BassKaren Ruth BassSunday shows preview: 2024 hopefuls gather at CPAC; House passes coronavirus relief; vaccine effort continues Black Caucus members lobby Biden to tap Shalanda Young for OMB head George Floyd police reform bill reintroduced in House MORE (D-Calif.) and Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenOvernight Health Care: Biden says US will have enough vaccine for all adults by end of May | Biden calls on all states to vaccinate teachers by the end of March | Texas, Mississippi lift mask mandates Biden picks for financial agencies offer preview of regulatory agenda Becerra tells Warren he will do 'thorough review' of executive actions on drug prices MORE (D-Mass.) are seen as other top candidates to be Biden's running mate.