Joe Biden hints at US presidential run in 2020

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Washington, Dec 6 (IANS) US Vice-President Joe Biden has said that he may run for the post of President in 2020, the media reported.

“Yeah, I am. I am going to run in 2020,” Biden told reporters on Monday when asked if he would run for office again.

When asked what role he would seek, the 74-year-old vice-president responded: “For President. And also, you know so, what the hell man, anyway.”

However, he also said that he was not committed to run, reported CNBC. “I’m not committed to anything. I learned a long time ago, fate has a strange way of intervening,” he said.

Biden previously pursued the Democratic presidential nomination in 1988 and in 2008, but dropped out of the race early on both occasions.

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In 2015, Biden also ruled out running for the 2016 presidential nomination, in a race that would have pitted him against Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.



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