Democratic presidential candidate Biden says he is targeting early August to announce his vice presidential pick

Trevor Hunnicutt and Simon Lewis
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Biden speaks at campaign event in Wilmington, Delaware

By Trevor Hunnicutt and Simon Lewis

WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said on Tuesday he hoped to announce his choice of vice presidential candidate in early August.

Biden has promised to pick a woman as his running mate for the Nov. 3 election where he hopes to unseat Republican President Donald Trump and has established a committee to vet potential vice presidential candidates.

(Reporting by Trevor Hunnicut and Simon Lewis, Editing by Franklin Paul)