She and George Pataki did not know each other when he asked her to be his running-mate.
running-mate Question Allows Candidates to Flatter Each Other If ever there was an “Are we in high school?”
It is rumored that from the state of sisal and henequen he will pick his running-mate.
Why Madero insists on that running-mate we don't understand.
She took good care to choose Désirée for her "running-mate," and as they were both fleet of foot they scored considerably.
She was treated, accordingly, as some exquisite chorus-girl or cabaret-pony that he had selected as a running-mate.