The comment got here as a closing query to Duckworth’s interview for POLITICO’s Ladies Rule podcast during which she mentioned being the primary senator to offer delivery whereas serving. Duckworth additionally talked about Ohio Gov. Sherrod Brown, saying she want to see a Midwestern Democrat “get on the market.”
This isn’t the primary time Minnesota senator’s identify has been talked about as a potential presidential contender. In July of final yr, there was a little bit of buzz round Klobuchar as she made a speech within the early battleground state of Iowa, attended a Hollywood fundraiser and was getting nationwide media publicity.