July 22, 2016 8:33 PM EDT

Tim Kaine has been officially named Hillary Clinton’s vice-presidential running mate.

The U.S. Senator from Virginia attended the University of Missouri and Harvard Law School, and has had a long career in politics, also serving as lieutenant governor and governor in Virginia before embarking on the road to the White House. He campaigned with Barack Obama during his 2008 presidential bid and will now appear with Clinton at numerous rallies in the months to come.

Take a look back at Kaine’s political career.

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