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August 14, 2016
Vice President Biden to visit Turkey
EDGARTOWN, Mass. - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will meet with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Binali Yildirim during a visit to Turkey later this month, the White House said on Saturday.Biden's visit on Aug. 24 will be the first by a high-ranking U.S. official...
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August 14, 2016 - 12:00am
November 22, 2015
For response at home to attacks abroad, White House brings out Biden
The White House deployed Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday to explain to fearful Americans the administration's policy on Syrian refugees in the weekly address to the nation. Refugees have become a top political concern after Islamic State militants killed 130 people in Paris...
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November 22, 2015 - 12:00am
May 19, 2014
Biden to attend fundraiser with Keystone XL opponent Steyer
WASHINGTON - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will attend a Democratic fundraiser at the home of activist Tom Steyer, the billionaire former hedge fund manager who is spending millions to lobby against the Keystone XL pipeline, a Democratic official said on Monday. The fundraiser...
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May 19, 2014 - 6:00pm
March 14, 2014
Biden to Visit Ukraine's neighbor Poland, Lithuania next week: White House
WASHINGTON - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Poland, which borders Ukraine, andLithuania next week to meet with leaders of the two countries to reassure them about defense commitments under NATO, the White House said on Friday. Biden will meet with the president...
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March 14, 2014 - 11:00pm
June 26, 2011
Biden warns GOP on debt ceiling talks
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Vice President Joe Biden said Saturday the Obama administration wouldn't let middle class Americans "carry the whole burden" to break a deadlock over the national debt limit, warning that the Republican approach would only benefit the wealthy. Addressing Ohio...
June 26, 2011 - 11:00am
August 31, 2010
Biden visits Iraq to mark formal end to U.S. combat
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Vice President Joe Biden has arrived in Baghdad to preside over a ceremony marking the formal end to U.S. combat operations in Iraq. Wednesday's ceremony signals a shift toward a greater U.S. diplomatic role as the military mission dwindles seven years after the...
August 31, 2010 - 9:35pm
A sudden turn against Israel
It's mind-boggling how quickly the Jerusalem housing project realigned the stars over Israel to shine down on a new, official vision of the Jewish state as a drag on our interests in the world -- endangering the lives of our troops. That was the message Vice President Joe Biden delivered...
March 31, 2010 - 7:33am
March 19, 2010
Is Israel's new enemy America?
"Enemy: a person who feels hatred for, fosters harmful designs against, or engages in antagonistic activities against another; an adversary or opponent." -- Dictionary.com Despite Vice President Joe Biden's recent pledge of unswerving fidelity to Israel during his recent visit there,...
March 19, 2010 - 7:32am
March 18, 2010
Biden will not be at upcoming N.D. Democratic convention
Will Vice President Joe Biden be in Fargo for the North Dakota Democratic-NPL State Convention later this month? The answer, according to party officials, is a definitive 'no.' Meredith Pickett, a spokeswoman for the state Democrats, told the Herald last week and again Wednesday...
March 18, 2010 - 7:25am
October 8, 2009
Speaking for the president
WASHINGTON -- It isn't easy to put words in the mouth of the president of the United States, but the White House stable of speechwriters does that almost every day. The frustrations of such a prestigious post are painfully recalled by Matt Latimer, a former speechwriter for President...
October 8, 2009 - 7:19am
December 15, 2008
United Tribes Technical College invited to participate in Inaugural Parade
On Monday, President-elect Barack Obama and Vice President-elect Joe Biden's Inaugural Committee officially extended an offer to United Tribes Technical College to march in the 56th Inaugural Parade. Members of the group will join representatives from across the country and the armed...
December 15, 2008 - 3:33pm
November 6, 2008
What happened to Joe Biden?
Candidates for higher office are indeed tested -- if they win -- from Day One. But the credibility of their declared principles is sometimes tested suddenly and revealingly on the campaign trail. I have often cited the voluble and often humorous Joe Biden as a passionate practitioner,...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
What others think: Sound bytes on energy not needed
The Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce took vice presidential nominee Sen. Joe Biden to task for dismissing the vital role of coal and clean-coal technology for the future. Biden's glib campaign comment that he's been on both sides of this issue depending upon his audience was ill...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
Biden can't abide by the truth
It's ironic that during the vice-presidential debate in St. Louis, Joe Biden called Vice President Dick Cheney "dangerous." There's something very dangerous about Joe Biden. Just take a listen to what the Delaware Democrat had to say six years ago, during the run-up to the U.S. invasion...
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
August 21, 2008
Mysterious gap in Democratic lineup
WASHINGTON -- The Democratic Convention list of featured bigwigs is out, and there's a mysterious gap among the top-tier speakers. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Joe Biden, D-Del., a former presidential candidate himself, is scheduled to speak Wednesday night, Aug. 27,...
August 21, 2008 - 12:00am