Tim Kaine

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Timothy Michael Kaine (, born February 26, 1958) is an American lawyer and politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Virginia since 2013.wikipedia
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2016 United States presidential election

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Kaine was the Democratic nominee for Vice President of the United States in the 2016 election.
The Republican ticket of businessman Donald Trump and Indiana Governor Mike Pence defeated the Democratic ticket of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U.S. Senator from Virginia Tim Kaine, despite losing the popular vote.

2005 Virginia gubernatorial election

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Kaine was elected Governor of Virginia in 2005 and was in that office from 2006 to 2010.
The Virginia gubernatorial election of 2005 was a race for the Governor of Virginia, United States, held on November 8, 2005, and won by Democrat Tim Kaine, who was later elected as the junior senator for the state.

2016 Democratic National Convention

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Hillary Clinton announced on July 22, 2016, that she had selected Kaine to be her vice presidential running mate in the 2016 presidential election, and the 2016 Democratic National Convention nominated him on July 27.
Her running mate, Senator Tim Kaine from Virginia, was confirmed by delegates as the party's nominee for vice president by acclamation.

Lieutenant Governor of Virginia

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A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as the 38th Lieutenant Governor of Virginia from 2002 to 2006 and 70th Governor of Virginia from 2006 to 2010.
For example, after Democrat Tim Kaine was elected lieutenant governor and Republican Jerry Kilgore was elected attorney general in 2001, it was virtually taken for granted that they would face each other in the 2005 election.

Hillary Clinton

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Hillary Clinton announced on July 22, 2016, that she had selected Kaine to be her vice presidential running mate in the 2016 presidential election, and the 2016 Democratic National Convention nominated him on July 27.
After winning the Democratic nomination, she ran in the general election with Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her running mate.

Corey Stewart

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Following the election, Kaine remained in the Senate and successfully sought re-election to a second full term in 2018, defeating Republican Corey Stewart.
Stewart was the Republican nominee for the U.S. Senate in 2018 in the commonwealth of Virginia, losing to Democratic incumbent Tim Kaine by more than a 15 point margin.

2018 United States Senate election in Virginia

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Following the election, Kaine remained in the Senate and successfully sought re-election to a second full term in 2018, defeating Republican Corey Stewart.
Incumbent Democratic Senator Tim Kaine, who had been his party's nominee for Vice President two years earlier, was re-elected to a second term in office, winning this seat by the largest margin since 1988.

Rockhurst High School

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In 1976, he graduated from Rockhurst High School, a Jesuit all-boys preparatory school in Kansas City, Missouri.
From the student government organization, one of the more prominent student body presidents was Tim Kaine, class of '76, Hillary Clinton's running mate in the US presidential election of 2016.

Anne Holton

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After returning from Honduras, Kaine met his future wife, first-year Harvard Law student, Anne Holton.
She is the wife of United States Senator and former Virginia Governor Tim Kaine, who was the vice-presidential running mate of Hillary Clinton in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Harvard Law School

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Born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Kaine grew up in Overland Park, Kansas, graduated from the University of Missouri and earned a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School before entering private practice and becoming a lecturer at the University of Richmond School of Law.
Eight sitting U.S. senators are alumni of HLS: Romney, Ted Cruz, Mike Crapo, Tim Kaine, Jack Reed, Chuck Schumer, Tom Cotton, and Mark Warner.

Attorney General of Virginia

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Kaine taught at the University of Richmond for six years, and his students included future Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring. In 2005, Kaine ran for governor of Virginia against Republican candidate Jerry W. Kilgore, a former state attorney general.
Following the 2001 election of Governor Mark Warner, it was widely believed that the 2005 election would be between then-Lieutenant Governor Tim Kaine and then-Attorney General Jerry Kilgore, which is precisely what occurred, with Kaine winning and becoming Virginia's 70th Governor.

Jerry Kilgore (politician)

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In 2005, Kaine ran for governor of Virginia against Republican candidate Jerry W. Kilgore, a former state attorney general.
He served as the Attorney General of Virginia from 2002 to 2005 and was the Republican nominee for Governor of Virginia in 2005, losing to Democratic nominee Tim Kaine.

Democratic response to 2006 State of the Union address

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On January 31, 2006, Kaine gave the Democratic response to President George W. Bush's 2006 State of the Union address.
The response to the 2006 State of the Union Address was delivered by Virginia Governor Tim Kaine on January 31, 2006, after United States President George W. Bush delivered his 2006 State of the Union address.

University of Richmond School of Law

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Born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Kaine grew up in Overland Park, Kansas, graduated from the University of Missouri and earned a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School before entering private practice and becoming a lecturer at the University of Richmond School of Law.

Mike Pence

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Despite winning a plurality of the national popular vote, the Clinton-Kaine ticket lost the Electoral College, and thus the election, to the Republican ticket of Donald Trump and Mike Pence on November 8, 2016.
During Pence's preparations for the vice presidential debate in October 2016, Scott Walker played the role of Tim Kaine.

Fairfax County, Virginia

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In the election, Kaine won by large margins in the Democratic strongholds such as Richmond and Northern Virginia's inner suburbs (such as Alexandria and Arlington), as well as in the Democratic-trending Fairfax County.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tim Kaine carried Fairfax County with over 60% of the vote in 2005, helping him to win 51.7% of votes statewide.

Seung-Hui Cho

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Following the 2007 Virginia Tech shooting, in which 32 people were killed by Seung-Hui Cho, Kaine appointed an eight-member Virginia Tech Review Panel, chaired by retired Virginia State Police superintendent W. Gerald Massengill, to probe the event.
In the aftermath of the shootings, Virginia Governor Tim Kaine convened a panel consisting of various officials and experts to investigate and examine the response and handling of issues related to the shootings.

Russ Potts

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(A third candidate—independent state Senator H. Russell Potts Jr., who ran as an "independent Republican" —received 43,953 votes (2.2%) ).
An independent candidate for Governor of Virginia in 2005, Potts received 2.22 percent of the vote in a race won by Democrat Tim Kaine, far below the votes received by Republican Jerry Kilgore.

Mark Warner

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He benefited from his association with the popular outgoing Democratic governor, Mark Warner, who had performed well in traditionally Republican areas of the state.
In the same election, Republican Jerry Kilgore was elected attorney general, and Democrat Tim Kaine was elected lieutenant governor.

LeRoy F. Millette Jr.

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Kaine made two appointments to the Supreme Court of Virginia, naming Chesapeake Circuit Judge S. Bernard Goodwyn to the Court in 2007 and Virginia Court of Appeals Judge LeRoy F. Millette, Jr. to the Court in 2008.
Justice Millette was appointed to the Court by Virginia Governor Tim Kaine to fill a vacancy created by the retirement of Justice G. Steven Agee, who had been appointed to the federal 4th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Viola Baskerville

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Viola Osborne Baskerville (born October 29, 1951) is a Virginia lawyer and politician who served in the Virginia House of Delegates (1998-2005) and as Secretary of Administration in the Cabinet of Virginia Governor Tim Kaine (2006 to 2010).

2006 State of the Union Address

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On January 31, 2006, Kaine gave the Democratic response to President George W. Bush's 2006 State of the Union address.
Newly elected Governor of Virginia Tim Kaine gave the Democratic response in English and Mayor of Los Angeles Antonio Villaraigosa did so in Spanish.

S. Bernard Goodwyn

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Kaine made two appointments to the Supreme Court of Virginia, naming Chesapeake Circuit Judge S. Bernard Goodwyn to the Court in 2007 and Virginia Court of Appeals Judge LeRoy F. Millette, Jr. to the Court in 2008.
Justice Goodwyn was appointed on October 10, 2007 by Governor Timothy M. Kaine to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Justice Elizabeth B. Lacy early in 2007.

Irish Americans

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One of Kaine's great-grandparents was Scottish and the other seven were Irish.
Many served as chairmen of the Democratic National Committee, including County Monaghan native Thomas Taggart, Vance McCormick, James Farley, Edward J. Flynn, Robert E. Hannegan, J. Howard McGrath, William H. Boyle, Jr., John Moran Bailey, Larry O'Brien, Christopher J. Dodd, Terry McAuliffe and Tim Kaine.

Esam Omeish

On September 27, 2007, just weeks after appointing Esam Omeish to the 20-member Virginia Commission on Immigration, Kaine learned that Omeish had made videos accusing Israel of genocide and calling for the impeachment of President Bush.
In August 2007, Virginia Governor Timothy M. Kaine appointed Omeish to the Virginia Commission on Immigration.