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Trump meeting with Tennessee senator Corker fuels running mate speculation

Trump meeting with Tennessee senator Corker fuels running mate speculation

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump met with Bob Corker in New York on Monday, intensifying speculation that the U.S. senator from Tennessee may be on Trump's vice presidential shortlist.

Speaking to reporters following the meeting, Corker described the get-together at Trump Tower in Manhattan as "a meeting between two people who didn't know each other except over phone calls getting to know each other."

He said he has no reason to believe he's being vetted as a potential Trump running mate or for a Cabinet position should Trump win the general election.

"I have no reason whatsoever to believe I am being considered for a position...

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