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Amanda Terkel

Vice President Biden Tells Afghans: U.S. Willing To Stay Beyond 2014 | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Biden told reporters at a press conference in Kabul on Tuesday that the United States is willing to stay in Afghanistan b...

Joe Biden Pushes Back Against 'Hillary For VP' Talk

Politics Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Oops, another hole in the Hillary Clinton-may-replace-Joe Biden-as-President Obama's-running mate-in-2012 story. Biden says Obama has already asked hi...

Lucia Graves

Hillary Clinton On Being Vice President: 'I Have Absolutely No Interest' (VIDEO) | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton dismissed rumors on Wednesday that she will replace Vice President Biden on the 2012 ticket. "I have absolutely no...

Obama's Sidekick Joe Biden

Jules Witcover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jules Witcover

The trepidation that early existed about Biden, whose occasional ad libs that have caused some embarrassment, has largely been eclipsed by his gregarious engagement in the serious business of the administration and broad mandate given him by Obama.

Without National Reconciliation, Iraqi Democracy is a Mirage

Firas Al-Atraqchi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Firas Al-Atraqchi

The Iraqi elections prove only that the country is at a critical crossroads and that sectarianism continues to be a major threat.

Breaking News: Congress Passes $8 Trillion Ethics Reform Bill

Jim Lichtman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jim Lichtman

Wednesday, the House passed the Senate version of the most sweeping ethics reform package ever put forth by a governmental body with an incredible unanimous vote.

Obama's Passover Seder

Thane Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Thane Rosenbaum

Israel's head of state ultimately left America as if he had been banished from Egypt, passed over like some dime store diplomat.

Making History: The White House Forum on Workplace Flexibility

Ellen Galinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Ellen Galinsky

The idea of having a White House Forum on Workplace Flexibility would have been beyond anything I could have imagined when a literally handful of us c...

Post-Biden Visit: Accountability Needed in the Mideast

Peter A. Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Peter A. Joseph

Netanyahu and Abbas have each endorsed the concept of a two-state solution. Now is the time for the U.S. to demonstrate the leadership needed to rise above their domestic politics and achieve this goal.

Iraq Election Chief Faraj Al-Haidari: More Candidates To Be Banned

AP | MATT APUZZO and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Vice President Joe Biden brought Washington's concerns about Iraqi political tensions directly to leaders in Baghdad on Friday, but of...

Biden Serves Lunch To Homeless Men In D.C.

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Vice President Joe Biden made a surprise stop at the Father McKenna Center of St. Aloysius Church in Washington, D.C. today to serve lunch to the home...

Biden: U.S. Will Follow Iraq Wishes On Troop Pullout

AP | DAVID RISING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Vice President Joe Biden pledged Thursday to follow Iraq's wishes should Baghdad decide to speed up the timetable for the withdrawal o...

Biden Russia Remarks Hit A Nerve In Moscow

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW — An interview U.S. Vice President Joe Biden gave to an American newspaper was front-page news Monday in Moscow, where his characterizati...

Biden Skipping Mayors' Event Because Of Picket Line

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Steering clear of a messy labor dispute, the White House on Friday said Vice President Joe Biden and other members of President Bar...

Why We Can't Legalize Drugs

Stanton Peele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stanton Peele

California's multibillion dollar sales of marijuana can't be taxed while the State drowns in red ink. Yet the Obama Administration won't contemplate the possibility of legalizing marijuana. Why not?

She's Too Sexy?: Sarah Palin and Voodoo Social-Psychology

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

The recent "study" that argues that Palin's looks had a negative impact on the outcome of the election is, at best, voodoo social-psychology.

Presto! VP's Home Re-appears on Google Earth

Marlene H. Phillips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marlene H. Phillips

VP Joe Biden has echoed Obama's call for transparency and accountability, and on the day Cheney moved out and Biden moved in, the shroud of secrecy lifted from the home of the VP like magic.

Jill Biden Returns To Teaching

Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Jill Biden returned to her teaching career today, now that her husband is settled down into the Vice Presidency. According to a White House press rel...

Obama's Inauguration: What You Didn't See On TV!

Ariston Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ariston Anderson

We can't remember Washington ever being so cool. What follows are our most unforgettable moments from the inauguration festivities.

Lost In The Shuffle: What Is Biden's Role?

New York Times | Helene Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The day before Joseph R. Biden Jr.'s birthday last week, Barack Obama surprised him after lunch with candlelighted cupcakes. Within hours, the photogr...

Cheney And Biden To Meet Privately At VP Residence

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Vice President Dick Cheney, getting ready to hand off the job as the nation's second-in-command, will sit down with Vice President-...

Behind The Scenes At The Biden/Cheney Visit

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matthew Filipowicz

After Obama's visit with Bush, it only makes sense that Biden would a visit with Cheney. I've heard they're already setting up a meeting with Barney and the Obama's puppy-to-be.

Shrake's Own Secrets of the 2008 Campaign!

Scott Shrake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Scott Shrake

Even when I supported Hillary, I always liked Barack Obama -- especially his wry sense of humor, born of his being an outsider as a kid, I think, which I can relate to.

Burning Down the House - McCain and Palin Go Down in a Blaze of In-Fighting, Betrayal and Backstabbing

Mario Almonte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mario Almonte

Many people ask if Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has a future - possibly a presidential run in 2012 - if she loses this election. The answer is no. Sh...

The End of the Bradley Effect -- and the Dawn of The Palin Defect

Fred Goldring | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Fred Goldring

I believe that the majority of independent swing voters who are on the fence about whether to vote for McCain or Obama will ultimately choose Barack in the voting booth because of Sarah Palin.