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Biden: No Additional U.S. Soldier Will Die For Iraq (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Should violence in Iraq spike with the removal of American troops, military commanders and administration officials have cautioned a policy of wait an...

Sam Stein

Biden Ignores Warnings Of Krugman, Stiglitz, Roubini And Others | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

During his interview with ABC's This Week on Sunday, Vice President Joe Biden made what will be a much-discussed admission in the week ahead. The Obam...

Sam Stein

Biden Has Laughing Fit When Asked To Assess GOP (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two interesting moments came towards the end of Joe Biden's big interview on Sunday, in which the vice president first declined to deny his ambitions ...

Joe Biden, a Picket Line and 2016

John R. Bohrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John R. Bohrer

Just how strongly is Joe Biden considering a third presidential bid in 2016? If anyone understands that a successful political career is a marathon, not a sprint, it's Biden.

Sam Stein

Biden Won't Comment On State Secrets Law He Once Co-Sponsored | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Vice President's office is declining to weigh in on a bill that would restrict use of the "state secrets privilege" by the Department of Justice, ...

Sam Stein

Biden: Cheney "Dead Wrong," Country Is "More Safe" Under Obama (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Vice President Joseph Biden on Tuesday forcefully rejected the argument, made most notably by his predecessor Dick Cheney, that the United States is l...

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Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Original Caption: Vice president Joe Biden and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. share a laugh on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, March 25, ...

"Face The Nation" Lands First Interview With VP Biden

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CBS News chief Washington correspondent and Face The Nation host Bob Schieffer has landed an exclusive interview with Vice President Joseph Biden. The...

Sam Stein

Biden's Story Takes Center Stage | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If it were not for the emotional threads of Barack Obama's personal story, it seems very likely that more attention would be paid to Joseph Biden's ow...

Sam Stein

Eric Holder: Can GOP Stop Obama's AG? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The fault lines over the confirmation battle for Attorney General nominee Eric Holder were drawn several weeks ago, when a series of Republican Senato...

Sam Stein

Biden Heading To Southwest Asia Before Taking Office | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Vice President-elect Joseph Biden will head out on a "fact-finding trip" to Southwest Asia before taking office, his office announced on Monday. The ...

Who Wasn't On Stage With Obama and Should Have Been?

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Clemons

I'm not satisfied with the roster of economic personalities and thinkers we see Barack Obama mixing with.

Sam Stein

When Biden Was Barack Obama (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's hard to remember, but at one point in time Joe Biden was considered the Democratic Party's Barack Obama -- the up-and-coming candidate of a new g...

Sam Stein

Biden On McCain: "An Angry Man Lurching From One Position To Another" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Back on the campaign trail, Sen, Joseph Biden relished the chance to rip into John McCain for his performance in last night's debate. After admonishin...

Palin Party: Liveblogging the VP Debate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"I may not answer the questions, but I'm going to say a whole lot of shit. Ask me anything and I will talk. What's that? Russia? Listen, I read a LOT of newspapers."

Biden Blowing in Winds of Women's History

Jamie Stiehm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jamie Stiehm

History has put Sen. Biden right in the ring with two of the most galvanizing women of our time.

Sam Stein

Biden Rips McCain On Zapatero Gaffe In Barnburning Speech | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joseph Biden, in a barnburner speech Wednesday morning, attacked John McCain on all aspects of foreign policy -- including the Republican's unwillingn...

Sam Stein

Biden: McCain's Economic Philosophy As Broke As Lehman Brothers | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Today vice presidential candidate Joseph Biden decried the McCain campaign for running a "successful smear campaign" against Barack Obama, and ridicul...

Sam Stein

Biden's Team Restricting Press Access Too | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain's campaign isn't the only one in the game of restricting press access. As Joseph Biden addressed the rope line of supporters following h...

The Gloves Are Officially Off: Palin's Speech Makes Her Fair Game

Megan Pillow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Megan Pillow

I spent the weekend watching the feeding frenzy over Sarah Palin from the safety of the boat. I decided to bide my time, stay out of the water, let th...

Palin's Debate Performance Sponsored by Mad Libs™

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Borowitz

In exchange for the exclusive sponsorship, Mad Libs™ agreed to provide Gov. Palin with a special Mad Libs™ edition composed entirely of answers to vice-presidential debate questions.

Swing Hard in Case You Hit It

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

The challenge for the Obama-Biden campaign is to show voters how bizarrely unqualified and ideologically conservative Palin is without being seen a bullies beating up on the nice young woman from Alaska.

McCain Replaces Palin with Startled Deer

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Borowitz

According to campaign insiders, the decision to select a hoofed mammal to replace Gov. Palin evolved after Sen. McCain watched his running mate's performance in a series of interviews with CBS's Katie Couric.

Dems Should Thank God For McCain-Palin

Christine Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christine Wicker

The best laugh in this selection is that McCain thinks he can snag the Hillary refuseniks with a female and appease the Religious Right with Palin's anti-abortion rights stance. He's going to lose on both counts.

McCain Supports Bailing Out of Debate

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Borowitz

"As of today, I am officially bailing out of the debate," Sen. McCain told reporters in Washington today. "And I invite Sen. Obama to join me in this bailout effort."