Tim Kaine's role as Hillary Clinton's vice presidential running mate means he'd be one heartbeat away from the presidency. Clinton's health scare, complete with a widely-viewed video of her stumbling and being supported by aides after abruptly leaving a 9/11 memorial service in New York City, makes that fact more relevant to some — and a bit awkward.
Giddy if exhausted, Hillary Clinton embarked on a post-convention Rust Belt bus tour just hours after becoming the first female presidential nominee of a major political party. The celebratory mood quickly evaporated amid fresh revelations that hackers had breached a program used by her campaign and Republican nominee Donald Trump promised to sharpen his barbs.
Former Republican New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean laughed off GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's comments that Democratic U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine did a poor job governing New Jersey, and says other people have also confused the two.
His own legacy on the line, President Barack Obama implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who believes in the optimism that powers the nation's democracy and warning against the "deeply pessimistic vision" of Republican Donald Trump.
Vice President Joe Biden also made an emotional valedictory speech, and Clinton's running mate, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, introduced himself to the nation during the third day of the Democratic National Convention,