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  • n. Alternative form of Veepstakes.

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  • BLITZER: Let's move on, Paul, and Congressman Armey, and talk about what we call the veepstakes, because Senator Obama was out campaigning today, and he brought along two potential running mates, the former Senator Sam Nunn and the current Senator Evan Bayh.

    CNN Transcript Jul 16, 2008

  • BROWN: We are back in the ELECTION CENTER, and we're trying to make sense of all the buzz going on right now about the veepstakes, which is getting absolutely deafening when it comes to the McCain campaign.

    CNN Transcript Jul 29, 2008

  • The "veepstakes" talk has begun to heat up in earnest now that both parties 'presumptive nominees for president have been picked.

    Christopher Ingram: McCain's Veepstakes Dilemma

  • Go to CNN. com/electioncenter and click on the "veepstakes" link.

    CNN Transcript Jul 25, 2008

  • We've had almost 7,000 trades and if you think you know who is going to get the vice presidential nod, well, go to CNN. com/electioncenter and click on the "veepstakes" link.

    CNN Transcript Jul 22, 2008

  • (END VIDEO CLIP) BROWN: So if you think you know who's going to get the vice presidential nod, well, go to CNN. com/electioncenter and click on the "veepstakes" link.

    CNN Transcript Jul 16, 2008

  • As the veepstakes heat up, CNN Political Producer Alan Silverleib weighs the pros and cons of 10 possible choices for each party - from the familiar figures to the dark horses.

    Who gets second billing on the presidential ballot?

  • (CNN) – The hard-fought Democratic primary race is winding down, but the veepstakes are just starting to heat up.

    Schneider: South Dakota Dems want joint ticket

  • Most of the veepstakes action has focused on governors, the more famous names like Pawlenty, Romney, Huntsman, Crist and Jindal.

    Roberts: McCain firing up the grill...and his veep search?

  • Intrade, which correctly picked the winner of every state in the 2004 general election, evaluates the veepstakes chances of 30 prominent political figures – 16 Democrats and 14 Republicans.

    POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, June 3, 2008

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