Vice President Joe Biden insisted to a subdued audience Tuesday that he and President Barack Obama “haven't given up” on gun control.
Joe Biden will fly to Massachusetts Saturday to boost Rep. Ed Markey's Senate campaign. The vice president plans to appear with the Democrat at an afternoon rally on the campus of the University of Massachusetts in Dartmouth.
Huffington Post -
WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden is hailing Frederick Douglass for his work to bring about equal justice, leading a series of tributes at the unveiling of a statue of the 19th-century orator and writer.
And so it came to pass that Railroad Joe took his turn at the slightly lower podium. After the Newtown, CT shootings the president put Joe Biden on point of his gun reform agenda and since a tie in the Senate is unlikely since nothing even gets to the ...
People Magazine -
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, star of HBO's political comedy Veep, says having lunch with the real Vice President Joe Biden and meeting his staffers - who showed some resemblance to the characters in her show - was nothing short of "mind-blowing.
Mother Jones did a short profile of Veep creator Armando Iannucci recently, and while there are a couple other interesting tidbits about the show in there, the biggest takeaway was this passage about real-life vice president Joe Biden, who he described ...
Boing Boing -
Back in 2006, Joe Biden explained why the Bush program of warrantless wiretapping was a bad idea, destroying GWB's arguments in favor of unconstitutional, sweeping blanket surveillance.
Boston Herald -
Vice President Joe Biden was announcing Tuesday that the administration has completed or significantly advanced 21 of the 23 executive actions that Obama ordered in January in response to the Connecticut elementary school shooting that killed 20 ...
Sunshine State News -
"Vice President Joseph Biden runs weaker than does former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton against a number of Republicans in a number of states Quinnipiac tested," said Peter Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute ...
NBC Bay Area -
Vice President Joe Biden surprised the breakfast crowd at a packed Hobee's restaurant in Sunnyale Saturday morning. The vice president spent about an hour talking to customers and enjoying some breakfast.
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Biden went on - he's never at a loss for words - to detail how, in conversations he had with nine Republican senators prior to the votes on President Obama's gun bill, the most common reason cited for their opposition was a fear of “taking on” Cruz ...
Los Angeles Times -
“I've spoken at more eulogies than I'd like to remember,” he said Wednesday at a service for Frank R. Lautenberg, the late Democratic senator from New Jersey and Biden's former colleague. “I advise you all … Never make a good eulogy. You'll be asked ...
We're not out to say this is a particular historic figure like Joe Biden, so I'm not monitoring his moves. What does intrigue me is what kind of day he has - so I look at his diary, his daily engagement.
Washington Examiner -
Just six months after he cut a fiscal cliff deal with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Vice President Joe Biden declared Friday night that the GOP has no adult leadership and he said it is being pushed around by two "bright new guys," Sens.
San Jose Mercury News media center -
Vice President Joe Biden poses for a snapshot with Caitlin Lee, 4, of Sunnyvale as he and Rep. Mike Honda meet and greet diners at Hobee's restaurant in Sunnyvale Saturday, June 15, 2013.
Huffington Post -
Speaking at a fundraiser Tuesday evening for Rep. Ed Markey's (D-Mass.) Senate campaign, Vice President Joe Biden criticized the Republican Party for following the lead of freshman Sens.