Via Fortune:

Would Apple CEO Tim Cook have been a good vice president?

In an email believed to have been sent on March 17, Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta listed several choices for the Democratic presidential nominee to consider for her vice presidential pick. While the list, which was taken from the Clinton campaign and leaked this week by WikiLeaks, included some familiar names, like current vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine and popular Vermont senator Bernie Sanders, it also included familiar faces in the technology world: Cook and Microsoft MSFT 0.87% co-founder Bill Gates. Also on the list was Melinda Gates, a well-known philanthropist and Gates’ wife.

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