Sorry to disappoint, but the affable Vice President Joe Biden is the latest politician who will not be taking the ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge." Biden was challenged by fictional VP Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who plays the vice president on the HBO comedy series Veep. Instead, the Vice President said via Twitter that has made a donation […]
During a visit to Goodwin College in Connecticut on Wednesday, Vice President Joe Biden indicated that the beheading of American journalist James Foley would not change the United States approach to ISIS. Biden was asked by an AP reporter about the event. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Vice President Joe Biden will visit Chicago on Monday afternoon to raise campaign money for Gov. Pat Quinn and Democratic members of Congress, a White House aide said today.
After a long-running "bromance" between weatherman Al Roker and Vice President Joe Biden, the hosts of Wednesday's NBC Today arranged a surprise live appearance from Biden to wish Roker a happy 60th birthday. After Natalie Morales introduced the veep, sitting in a studio in Washington D.C., Roker gushed: "Oh, my gosh. Show More Summary
With special cameos from Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker John Boehner
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden gave a hearty welcome Monday to the man many Democrats hope will someday replace him.
President Barack Obama has cut his Martha's Vineyard vacation short and returned to the White House Sunday evening to meet with Vice President Joe Biden and military officials to handle crises at home and abroad.
President Barack Obama is currently taking his yearly sojourn in Martha's Vineyard, but has announced he will be returning to Washington Sunday evening to have last-minute meetings with Vice President Joe Biden and other advisers. Read more...
Vice President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko agreed in a phone call today that Russia's most recent actions at Ukraine's eastern border are not humanitarian in nature, Reuters reports. "The two leaders agreed that...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is giving U.S. support to Iraq's new president and his nominee to take over as prime minister over the objections of the incumbent.
The United States hailed the nomination of a new Iraqi prime minister as a "key milestone" on Monday and offered to step up help in rolling back gains by Islamic militants. Vice President Joe Biden made the offer in a call to Iraqi President...Show More Summary
Vice President Joe Biden is at it again. In a speech this past week at the U.S.-Africa Business Forum in front of delegations from about 50 African nations, the gaffe-prone Biden referred to Africa as one country rather than a continent. Said Biden: “If Africa’s governance and institutions can put its people in position commensurate
Vice President Joe Biden admitted that increased violence in Central America is not to blame for the surge of unaccompanied minors on the southern border. On Wednesday, in remarks before a group of activists, Biden said the violence in Central America, is “bad, but nothing’s changed. Show More Summary
Hunter Biden, son of Vice President Joe Biden, got a chance to hone both his culinary skills and his bad dad jokes at an event for the United Nations World Food Program Wednesday evening. Biden, who chairs the organization’s U.S. fundraising wing, and two of his daughters were the guinea pigs for a cooking demonstration with Cava Mezze chef […]
The African leaders summit in Washington and the coverage thereof perpetuated a number of unhelpful myths about the countries that attended. Most visibly, when Vice President Joe Biden uttered his gaffe about the “nation of Africa,” it demonstrated the compulsion to treat the continent as one undifferentiated mass. Miriem Bensalah Chaqroun, executive director of the […]
NBC News reports that on Wednesday, Vice President Joe Biden not only used language that adopted all the illegal immigrant children coming across the southern border, he also made all Americans adoptive parents together with him. Biden,...Show More Summary
Wednesday, Vice President Joe Biden said the tens of thousands of unaccompanied children flooding the U.S.-Mexico border are "our kids." Biden said, "These are not somebody else's kids these are our kids. These are the children thatShow More Summary
Washington (CNN) - One thing critical to addressing the current influx of unaccompanied minors along the U.S.-Mexico border: lots and lots of lawyers. That was Vice President Joe Biden's call to the legal services community on Wednesday. "We need lawyers. We need trained lawyers to determine whether or not these kids meet the criteria for […]
Vice President Joe Biden expressed optimism about the prospect of a growing economic relationship between the United States and the continent of Africa during his address to the U.S.-Africa Summit Tuesday. “I see no reason why – andShow More Summary
(CNN) - Vice President Joe Biden laid the interests of the United States, and the world, alongside the success of African countries in a pledge to support regions of the continent where he says democracy is threatened. “’If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.’ There is […]