WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko discussed the need for governance reforms in Ukraine during a phone call on Thursday, the White House said.
US Vice President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko agreed on the importance of making progress on the security and political aspects of the Minsk agreements, and expressed serious concern about the worsening security situation in eastern Ukraine, according to the statement of the White House press service.
A million miles is a lot of flying for anyone, including the vice president. According to official White House photographer David Lienemann, Vice President Joe Biden hit the million mile mark on Air Force Two a few months ago. Lienemann...Show More Summary
In his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama announced that Vice President Joe Biden would lead an effort toward a "moonshot" cure for cancer. More recently, Vice President Biden met with health care leaders at the World...Show More Summary
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Are you starting to hear the drumbeat for Vice President Joe Biden to reconsider his decision to not run for president? Washington Post columnist Colbert King, this morning: “Presidential election year or not, the Clinton email issue must be resolved. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden is bringing the personal touch to the White House's new assault on cancer. After watching her brother battle leukemia for 12 years before his death in October at age 21, Raha Assadi-Lamouki had written a letter to the White House, but she never expected to hear back from the VP. Show More Summary
I have long considered Vice President Joe Biden to be like a cool grandfather figure. He's a funny guy who I have twice made my #MCM on Instagram. He's hip enough to have a Twitter and his general existence is also becoming a fairly popular meme on that platform. Finally, he has completed his trifecta of social media dominance by announcing his Facebook profile.
Vice President Joe Biden is finally on Facebook. Biden posted his first update on Thursday, writing on World Cancer Day about the Cancer Moonshot Initiative, the effort he's leading to help find a cure for cancer. Hi, folks. Welcome to my Facebook page. Show More Summary
"The security and prosperity of Central America are inextricably linked with our own," Vice President Joe Biden said. The post The U.S. Is Throwing Money At Central America To Keep Kids From Reaching Texas. Will It Work? appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The White House convened its new Cancer Moonshot Task Force on Monday and announced plans to spend $1 billion on a cure. Monday was a big day in the fight against cancer. Vice President Joe Biden convened the first meeting of the Cancer...Show More Summary
Like many oncologists and cancer researchers, I rolled my eyes when I first heard about Vice President Joe Biden’s cancer “moonshot,” but not because of the noble goal. I was among the many people who were deeply sorry to hear about the death of the vice president’s son Beau from cancer last year....
President Barack Obama will ask Congress for $755 million in his budget next week to jumpstart cancer research in a “moonshot” push to find cancer cures and treatments, the White House said on Monday. Vice President Joe Biden, whose son Beau died from brain cancer last year, is leading...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will ask Congress for $755 million for cancer research in next year's budget, bringing the total price tag for Vice President Joe Biden's cancer initiative to $1 billion. The funds would support research in immunotherapy, combination therapy, early detection and vaccines to prevent viruses that cause cancer.
Vice President Joe Biden was not auditioning for a stint on SNL or appealing to divine providence when he quipped to a packed crowd of Democrats recently that the Republicans may have given the Democrats a "gift from the Lord" in the presidential race. Show More Summary
Vice President Joe Biden and Gov. Andrew Cuomo got together to make a push for mandatory paid family leave in the Empire State.
Vice President Joe Biden's office invited a delegation of six cancer experts to a meeting with his scientific staff and President Obama's scientific staff to discuss new national cancer initiatives in precision medicine, research and cancer clinical trials. Show More Summary
US Vice President Joe Biden claims that the American middle class is shrinking compared to other countries and no longer represents the most well-off middle class in the world.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is conferring with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about energy in the region and Israel's relationship with Turkey. The White House says Biden updated Anastasiades on his talks with Turkish officials about resolving the long-running dispute over Cyprus.
Vice President Joe Biden likened the Republican presidential race to a “gift from the Lord” for Democrats trying to win control of the House and Senate, the AP reports.