Chris Christie is on that shortlist according to Trump.
I personally believe both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton knew a long time ago who they'd choose for VP, but they have to go through this supposed list, starts out with a bunch of people, then narrows down to a few, then a choice is made. That's just not happening and everybody knows it. Especially with Hillary Clinton. She probably knew who she'd choose for VP a year ago.
We don’t need another business person,” presumptive GOP nominee says
Donald Trump says he’s narrowed his list of potential running mates to “five or six people,” all with extensive political backgrounds.
Among those on the shortlist is New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
“I have a list of people that I would like,” Trump told the Associated Press on Tuesday.
Trump won’t reveal who else is on the list, but said the decision to appoint Christie to head his White House transition team earlier this week does not mean Christie is out of the running for the VP slot.
The GOP presumptive nominee said he’s particularly interested in candidates with extensive political experience because he wants a vice president who can help him “with legislation, getting things through” Congress.
“We don’t need another business person,” said Trump