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Biden’s Poll Lead Evaporates If Clinton Runs in 2016

Biden’s Poll Lead Evaporates If Clinton Runs in 2016

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — A world without Hillary Clinton looks pretty good for Joe Biden.
Indeed, if the former secretary of state decides against running for president in 2016, a new Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday shows…

Biden Will Headline Michigan Dem Fundraiser

Biden Will Headline Michigan Dem Fundraiser

Joe Raedle/Getty Image(DETROIT) — Vice President Joe Biden will be the keynote speaker at a Democratic party fundraising dinner in Michigan tonight. The appearance at Detroit’s Cobo Center comes as speculation slowly percolates over a 2016 run f…

Joe Biden’s Million Dollar Nights in London & Paris

Joe Biden’s Million Dollar Nights in London & Paris

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Vice President Joe Biden’s trip to Europe last month led to a hefty tab with over one million dollars dedicated to securing hotels for himself, staff and security for two nights in London and Paris, government documents sh…

Student Reporter Receives Apology from Biden’s Office

Student Reporter Receives Apology from Biden’s Office

Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — A student reporter from the University of Maryland, College Park has been issued an apology by Joe Biden’s office after he was told to delete photos he took at a speaking event Wednesday where the vice preside…

Biden: America’s ‘Not Bluffing’ on Iran

Biden: America’s ‘Not Bluffing’ on Iran

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Tough talk from Vice President Joe Biden Monday, warning that the U.S. is determined to keep Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons.“Big nations can’t bluff,” said Biden at a meeting of the American…

Biden Defends Voting Rights Act Provision in Selma, Alabama

Biden Defends Voting Rights Act Provision in Selma, Alabama

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Vice President Joe Biden on Sunday urged the Supreme Court to uphold a provision of the Voting Rights Act that gives the federal government ongoing oversight of ballot collecting in states with histories of discri…

Sequester May Revive ‘Amtrak Joe’ Biden

Sequester May Revive ‘Amtrak Joe’ Biden

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Coming soon, “Amtrak Joe” may be riding the rails once again.At a meeting in Washington Wednesday, Vice President Joe Biden told the nation’s attorneys general there was one good thing about…

Biden Tells Hunters No Need for Semi-Automatic Rifles

Biden Tells Hunters No Need for Semi-Automatic Rifles

ABC News (WASHINGTON) — Vice President Joe Biden told hunters Wednesday there’s no bear too big, no varmint too small that requires the use of a semi-automatic rifle when hunting.“If you have to go up into the Poconos and go bear hunting o…

Biden Invokes Untold Horror at Sandy Hook in Gun-Control Plea

Biden Invokes Untold Horror at Sandy Hook in Gun-Control Plea

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — With hearings underway on Capitol Hill over the administration’s proposed gun-control measures, Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday invoked what he called the untold horror from Sandy Hook Elementary in an…

White House Defends Biden’s ‘Double-Barrel’ Self-Defense Advice

White House Defends Biden’s ‘Double-Barrel’ Self-Defense Advice

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — The White House Wednesday defended Vice President Joe Biden’s provocative suggestions that those concerned about an intruder in their home should “get a double-barrel shotgun” and “fir…

Biden: Weapons Debate Is More About ‘Gun Safety’ than Gun Control

Biden: Weapons Debate Is More About ‘Gun Safety’ than Gun Control

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Amid a national debate on gun control, Vice President Biden is viewed as the Democratic party’s point man on strengthening the limits of firearm ownership.But in an online town hall discussion on Tuesday, Biden was flooded…

Sen. Chris Murphy: Biden’s Visit Will Help Newtown Heal

Sen. Chris Murphy: Biden’s Visit Will Help Newtown Heal

ABC News(NEWTOWN, Conn.) — Vice President Joe Biden is slated to travel to Connecticut this week to deliver remarks at a conference on gun violence about 12 miles from Newtown, Conn.Chris Murphy, Connecticut’s newly elected Democratic senator, t…

Biden Implores Democrats to Back Plan to Curb Gun Violence

Biden Implores Democrats to Back Plan to Curb Gun Violence

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON)– Vice President Joe Biden told Democratic leaders on Wednesday that they need to take immediate action to prevent future tragedies like last December’s elementary school mass shooting in Newtown, Conn.Addressi…

Biden: US Remains Open to Direct Talks With Iran

Biden: US Remains Open to Direct Talks With Iran

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Vice President Joseph Biden says the White House remains open to direct talks with Iran over its nuclear enrichment program, but the U.S. would refuse to engage Tehran until its government and Ayatollah Ali Khamenei demonstrated…

Biden: US Remains Open to Direct Talks With Iran

Biden: US Remains Open to Direct Talks With Iran

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Vice President Joseph Biden says the White House remains open to direct talks with Iran over its nuclear enrichment program, but the U.S. would refuse to engage Tehran until its government and Ayatollah Ali Khamenei demonstrated…

Secret Service Dog Dies in Line of Duty

Secret Service Dog Dies in Line of Duty

iStockphoto/Thinkstock (file photo)(NEW YORK) — The Secret Service suffered a fatality last weekend while helping to make an area safe for Vice President Joe Biden.According to the agency, a bomb-sniffing Belgian Malinois lost its footing and fell fro…

Biden Takes Gun Control Message to Virginia

Biden Takes Gun Control Message to Virginia

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — As Congressional Democrats push new laws prohibiting sales of military-style rifles and high-capacity magazines, Vice President Joe Biden takes his campaign on the road.On Friday, Biden will take his case to Virgi…

Poll: Hillary Clinton More Popular than Joe Biden

Poll: Hillary Clinton More Popular than Joe Biden

AAMIR QURESHI/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Of two potential Democratic successors to Barack Obama, one has a clear advantage in personal popularity: Hillary Clinton, whose favorability rating exceeds Joe Biden’s by a hefty 19 percentage points in the …

Biden Drops Hints of 2016 During Inauguration

Biden Drops Hints of 2016 During Inauguration

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Amid all the pomp and circumstance of inauguration weekend, Vice President Joe Biden showed a few of his 2016 cards as he mingled with some constituencies that would be key if he decides to run for president.On Sa…

‘The Onion’ Joe Biden Lives On in New ‘Autobiography’

‘The Onion’ Joe Biden Lives On in New ‘Autobiography’

Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — There’s a new Joe Biden “autobiography” out, but it’s not written by the actual vice president.Instead, The Onion, the satirical newspaper which has parodied Biden over the years, is rele…

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