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Biden Calls On Congress To Pass Gay Rights Bill: 'The Country's Moved On'

AP | Posted 03.24.2014 | Politics

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden called on Congress Saturday to pass a measure to outlaw workplace discrimination against gays, saying it...

Biden Cancels Speech At LGBT Event

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is canceling a speech to an influential gay rights group and an appearance at a Democr...

Biden Calls Gay Marriage 'The Issue Of Our Day'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden retreaded his support for gay marriage in a speech at Sen. Tom Harkin's (D-Iowa) annual steak-fry fundraiser on Sunday. In...

Biden Blames 'Neanderthal Crowd' For Slowing VAWA Renewal

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden touted the success of the reauthorized Violence Against Women Act -- and slammed those who slowed the renewal process -- at a...

Joe Biden: Transgender Discrimination Is 'The Civil Rights Issue Of Our Time'

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden said transgender discrimination is "the civil rights issue of our time" during a visit to a Florida field offic...

Joe Biden Praises LGBT Community's 'Courage' During Provincetown Visit

Posted 08.27.2012 | Gay Voices

Vice President Joe Biden hailed the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community for "freeing the soul of the American people" during his w...

Joe Biden's Latest Gaffe

Al Eisele | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics
Al Eisele

It's clear that Biden has committed the cardinal sin of vice presidents -- thinking they can speak freely and not expect voters to think they're speaking for their boss.