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US election 2020: The war hero who could be Biden's running mate

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Senator Tammy Duckworth is an Iraq war veteran and the first Thai-American woman elected to Congress.
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Tammy Duckworth is an Iraq war veteran and a Thai-American Democrat who could possibly be named Joe Biden's running mate in the presidential elections in November. The potential Vice President candidate is a unique proposition - she lost both her legs in the Iraq war in 2004 during which she served...

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