In a Boston Globe editorial to announce her endorsement, she praised Biden for his lengthy profession as a public servant and fondly recalled Biden visiting Tokyo as vp whereas she was ambassador.
“(Biden) stepped off Air Drive Two carrying his aviator glasses and a giant smile,” she wrote within the Globe forward of the New Hampshire major final yr.
“He radiated American optimism and generosity of spirit. He made clear that America would all the time stand by our allies, and that we have been dedicated to retaining the area peaceable and affluent. He delivered powerful messages as properly, however he did it in personal, with ability and respect.“
Kennedy, alongside along with her uncle Senator Ted Kennedy, additionally provided a vital early endorsement to Obama in his 2008 run for the White Home.
Biden is anticipated to quickly announce his first main tranche of political ambassadorial nominations, in line with White Home officers.