Vice President Joe Biden is once again skipping ahead of President Obama in his support of an LGBT policy advance. The Obama administration is still in the midst of a policy review on whether transgender service members ought to be allowed to serve openly, or whether they must continue to face expulsion. Show More Summary
On Saturday, at a Washington breakfast hosted by the Human Rights Campaign, Vice President Joe Biden and prospective President Hillary Clinton both gave impassioned speeches in support of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans—and our stalwart veep managed to squeeze in a rock solid republican diss, too. Read more...
An October 1 Jake Tapper interview with Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren at the Atlantic‘s Washington Ideas Forum was shown on CNN’s State of the Nation today, where a variety of issues were discussed, ranging from where she diverges with Vice President Joe Biden to the Republican bid to de-fund Planned Parenthood. Show More Summary
Vice President Joe Biden delivered the keynote address at the Human Rights Campaign's National Dinner Saturday night.
As Vice President Joe Biden zeros in on a final decision for the 2016 presidential race, one factor pushing him toward another run is the view that the political climate could be more favorable than ever before in his more than four decade-long career. The vice president's close-knit circle of...
Vice President Joe Biden spoke to the Human Rights Campaign yesterday and spoke passionately about gay issues, but also joked about the views of Republican presidential candidates.
Vice President Joe Biden began his Saturday night keynote speech to the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), “A number of you have said to me over the last three to four years…” and an audience member yelled,“You should run!” Biden responded: “Thank yo… The post VP Joe Biden Hits Homophobic GOP Candidates, Celebrates Gay Rights Activists in HRC Speech: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
“There’s homophobes still left. Most of them are running for president, I think.” — Vice President Joe Biden, quoted by The Hill.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is throwing his unequivocal support behind letting transgender people serve openly in the U.S. military, as the Obama administration considers whether and when to lift the longstanding ban. Biden's...Show More Summary
Is he hoping voters will just forget the fact that he led the charge for more police and more prisons? Vice President Joe Biden is reportedly considering throwing his hat in the ring for the presidency, spurred on by frontrunner Hillary Clinton's declining poll numbers and Bernie Sanders's rise. Show More Summary
Vice President Joe Biden delivered the keynote speech to a prominent LGBT civil rights and lobbying group in the place of Hillary Clinton.
Vice President Joe Biden “is nearing a decision on whether to run for president, and it could come as early as within the next seven to 10 days, according to three people familiar with his deliberations,” CBS News reports. “Two [......
Hillary Clinton addressed the Human Rights Campaign at a daytime event before the group’s Washington D.C. gala this evening at which Vice President Joe Biden will give the keynote address. Clinton is appearing on the premiere of Saturday Night… The post WATCH: Hillary Clinton Promises to Fight for LGBT Equality in Human Rights Campaign Speech appeared first on Towleroad.
WASHINGTON, Oct 2 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama declined to comment on Friday on the possibility of his vice president, Joe Biden, entering the race for the Democratic nomination for president in 2016. "I love Joe Biden. He's...Show More Summary
As I read and watch the coverage of yet another school shooting, another mass murder of innocent Americans, another loss of human life, I am struggling with so many questions. ??Vice President Joe Biden???, in his statement said that...Show More Summary
Some Hillary Clinton donors defect to the movement to draft Vice President Joe Biden to the Democratic primary race, and more in the Friday afternoon newsletter from The Wall Street Journal's Washington bureau.
Online critics were slamming Sheriff John Hanlin of Douglas County, Oregon, Thursday after the deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg. That’s because the sheriff had written to Vice President Joe Biden after the 2012 shootings in Newtown, Connecticut, requesting that the...
Vice President Joe Biden reacted Thursday to the news that yet another mass shooting has occurred in America, this time at Umpqua Community College in...
Vice President Joe Biden provided an extremely personal response late Thursday to the shooting at an Oregon community college that left 13 people reported dead. Speaking at the Concordia Summit in New York City, Biden called for new gun measures while referencing reference his own recent losses and his wife's status as a community-college teacher. Show More Summary
As the sheriff in Douglas County, Oregon, John Hanlin was front and center following Thursday's shooting at Umpqua Community College, which left at least 13 dead and 20 wounded. In 2013, he wrote a letter to Vice President Joe Biden that included the line, "Gun control is NOT the answer to preventing heinous crimes like school shootings." Read more below: