In his final State of the Union Address Tuesday, President Barack Obama announced a new national effort to cure cancer, and appointed Vice President Joe Biden to head it. Continue reading ? The post Obama: ‘Let’s make America the country that cures cancer’ appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Vague goals so far are to increase resources for research and “break down silos.”
Vice president Joe Biden decided not to run for the presidency in 2016 in part because he said he had not had time to prepare for a campaign while grieving for his son Beau, who died of brain cancer in May 2015. In making that announcement...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON—Leaning toward the Speaker of the House during the State of the Union address and holding up the device, Vice President Joe Biden reportedly urged Paul Ryan to check out the nude shower scene from Porky’s on his smartphone Tuesday. Show More Summary
Joe Biden is no stranger to tragedy, and as his son Beau fought brain cancer at 46, President Obama offered the Vice President financial help. Beau Biden was serving as the Attorney General of Delaware at the time of his diagnosis, following in his father’s political footsteps. Show More Summary
Vice President Joe Biden waded into an increasingly contentious Democratic primary fight between former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders, making comments that appeared to downplay Mrs. Clinton's interest in tackling income inequality.
In an emotional interview with CNN's Gloria Borger, Vice President Joe Biden on Monday revealed that President Barack Obama once offered to help him financially amid mounting concerns over his late son Beau's health. The offer, Biden...Show More Summary
Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday tried to clarify his recent comment that income inequality is a “relatively new” issue for Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton. In an interview with CNN a day earlier, Biden praised Clinton challenger Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders for offering a voice on income inequality. Show More Summary
In an interview with CNN yesterday, Vice President Joe Biden shared a story about how President Obama stepped in when the Bidens were concerned about finances after Beau was forced to resign from his job for health reasons. In the never-before...Show More Summary
THE STORY President Obama's giving his final State of the Union address tonight at 9pm ET. Make some noooooiiiiiseeee. WHO'S GOING? Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) have box seats behind Obama. Prepare for uncoordinated facial expressions. Show More Summary
The Vice President said he hopes Trump won't get elected
President Barack Obama said he could envision Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump giving a State of the Union address – but in a comedy skit. Obama and his vice president, Joe Biden, spoke to NBC’s “Today” show in interviews aired on Tuesday hours before Obama was...
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden says he is not surprised Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is tying better-known rival Hillary Clinton in the early contests of Iowa and New Hampshire, saying the Vermont senator’s message of income inequality resonates with voters. Biden said...
This is really sweet: As his eldest son faced the prospect of resigning as Delaware’s attorney general amid health concerns, Vice President Joe Biden received an offer that floored him: financial support from his boss, President Barack Obama. In the never been told before story, Biden recalled how concerned Obama had been. Describing in an […]
“As his eldest son faced the prospect of resigning as Delaware’s attorney general amid health concerns, Vice President Joe Biden received an offer that floored him: financial support from his boss, President Obama,” CNN reports. “Obama, Biden remembered, pushed back [...]
The vice president told CNN that the president had wanted to spare the Bidens from the prospect of selling their house to help Beau Biden's family after a cancer diagnosis.
Vice President Joe Biden said President Barack Obama offered to give him money to help with expenses after his son Beau was battling cancer. In an interview broadcast on CNN on Monday, Biden said Obama made the offer during lunch after Biden told him he was considering selling his house to raise...
Joe Biden opened up about his family's struggles in a CNN interview tonight, and even talked about what President Obama attempted to do when the vice president told him about potential financial troubles.
US Vice President Joe Biden has held talks with visiting Macedonian Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski, the White House announced in a read out.
Allure's new Editor-in-Chief Michelle Lee is staffing up after its editorial staff was hit with massive layoffs on Friday. In a release, Joe Libonati, Condé Nast's Vice President of Corporate Communications, announced on Monday that the magazine has appointed a new... Continue reading