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WATCH: This Clip Shows Exactly Why Obama Needs Joe Biden

Vice President Joe Biden was fired up on Tuesday, delivering a rousing defense of labor unions and the middle-class at the annual gathering of the country's largest public-sector union. Speaking to leaders of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Biden warned that Mitt Romney and other Republicans would gut spending for government jobs and "scapegoat labor for the problems they created.
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Poll: 85% of Middle Class Say They're Worse Off Than 10 Years Ago

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (2 years ago)

Barack Obama portrays himself as the great defender of the middle class. But the American public seems to agree with Vice President Joe Biden that under Obama’s watch, the middle class has been “buried.” According to a new poll, 85 ... Read Post

It was no accident

Politics / US Politics : Balloon Juice (14 hours ago)

We talked about how labor unions have been deliberately targeted for extinction and how that has contributed to wage stagnation and income inequality, but labor unions are just one piece of the puzzle. There’s labor unions and then ... Read Post

Fire Union Chief Rips Joe Biden's Speech To Firefighters In Philadelphia: 'I Just Wanted Him To Say One Sentence'

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia firefighter union president was visibly upset at what he saw as a glaring omission from Vice President Joe Biden's speech here to the International Association of Fire Fighters on Wednesday. Bill Gault,... Read Post

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