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The VP Candidate Isn’t Being Vetted. She’s Being Scrutinized.

No woman will ever be seen as good enough, not even for the second-most important job

Sen. Kamala Harris and former VP Joe Biden during the Democratic presidential debate on July 31, 2019, in Detroit, Michigan. Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images

As Joe Biden inches closer to announcing his running mate, one thing has become clear: Because the presumptive Democratic nominee has committed to having a woman on the ticket, no…