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Vp Debate 2012

Biden and Ryan Engage in a Dishonest Debate

Atul Singh | Posted 12.15.2012 | Politics
Atul Singh

At a time of crisis, Joe Biden and Paul Ryan make claims and counterclaims, and fail to address the issues facing America honestly.

Vice-Presidential Debate Emphasized 'Single-Issue' Catholicism

Religion News Service | David Gibson | Posted 10.13.2012 | Religion

(RNS) Catholicism's social justice teachings have often been called the church's "best-kept secret," and after Thursday (Oct. 11) night's vice-preside...

Big Bird and the Malarkey of the 2012 Presidential Campaign

David Aronchick | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics
David Aronchick

Where is the strength and conviction we saw from Obama's camp four years ago? And what happened to Mitt Romney's compassion for others? Did he ever have any?

Biden/Ryan Hair Swap

Posted 10.12.2012 | Comedy

If you ever wondered what Joe Biden and Paul Ryan would look like with swapped haircuts, Shelby White has answered that (very strange) question for y...

Vice Presidential Debate Takes Intense Turn

Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

By NANCY BENAC AND PHILIP ELLIOTT, ASSOCIATED PRESS DANVILLE, Ky. — In a spirited debate that laid out stark choices, Joe Biden and Paul Ryan tee...

Michael McAuliff

Ryan Slams Obama 'Failure,' Yet Employs Same Gambit | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Paul Ryan and Mitt Romney have now both dodged questions about their tax plans by saying in essence they would copy a strategy that they describe as "...

Jon Ward

Biden-Ryan Debate: It's All About Joe | Jon Ward | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

DANVILLE, Ky. –- Joe Biden did everything President Barack Obama did not last week, and a good bit more. The vice president dominated the spotl...

WATCH: Joe Biden's Incredible Reactions

Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Oh Joe! The vice president delivered quite the debate performance in facing off against Paul Ryan on Thursday evening. Biden went on offense, and h...

Arthur Delaney

Biden, Raddatz Press Ryan For Tax Specifics, Come Up Short | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Vice presidential debate moderator Martha Raddatz pressed Republican hopeful Paul Ryan on his ticket’s promise to cut all federal income tax rates 2...

VP Debate: We Can All Agree...

Ai-jen Poo | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics
Ai-jen Poo

Elections must be about more than polls and he-said versus he-said horse race analysis. No matter how petty our politics may seem, ideas still matter -- especially to the people whose lives those ideas directly impact.

WATCH: Biden To Ryan: 'That's A Bunch Of Malarkey'

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden had a message for Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) early in the vice presidential debate on Thursday: "Malarkey." As the Republica...

LOOK: Women React To The Vice Presidential Debate

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.12.2012 | Women

After last week's presidential debate failed to even mention the word "women," the pressure was on Paul Ryan and Vice President Joe Biden to discuss i...

Laura Bassett

Biden, Ryan Spar On Abortion | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Paul Ryan and Joe Biden offered sharply different opinions on abortion and religious freedom Thursday night in response to a question about their Cath...

POLL: Who Won The Debate?

Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

Who won the debate? Joe Biden and Paul Ryan went head-to-head at the first and only vice presidential debate of the election season in Kentucky on ...

Joe Biden, Paul Ryan Clash In Vice Presidential Debate

Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

By DAVID ESPO AND MATTHEW DALY, ASSOCIATED PRESS DANVILLE, Ky. — At odds early and often, Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan squabbled over the e...

Amanda Terkel

Biden To Ryan: 'Oh, Now You're Jack Kennedy' | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Perhaps the most famous vice presidential debate moment in history is from 1988, when Democrat Lloyd Bentsen mocked the young Republican Dan Quayle fo...

Ryan Medicare Position Targeted By Joe Biden

Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DANVILLE, Ky. — Vice President Joe Biden and congressman Paul Ryan are clashing over their plans for Medicare and Social ...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Joe Biden Commanding Stage, Leading Debate: Survey | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Forty minutes into the vice-presidential debate Thursday night, Biden continues to hold the upper hand, according to an instant survey of viewers. Abo...

Amanda Terkel

'47 Percent' Finally Comes Up In Debates | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

One of the most notable parts of the first presidential debate was what wasn't mentioned: Mitt Romney's now-famous remarks saying that 47 percent of t...

Luke Johnson

'This Is A Bunch Of Stuff' | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Joe Biden defended the relationship between President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, which has been somewhat testy, and c...

Ryan Grim

Paul Ryan Getting Thumped By Joe Biden In Debate's First Half Hour: Survey | Ryan Grim | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Joe Biden is beating Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) in the vice presidential debate in the first 30 minutes, according to an instant survey of ...

WATCH LIVE: VP Debate Live Streaming Online

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

You can watch the vice presidential debate between Joe Biden and Paul Ryan streaming live from Kentucky with the video above, courtesy of YouTube. ...

LIVE UPDATES: Joe Biden, Paul Ryan Face Off In Vice Presidential Debate

Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

The vice presidential debate is in the spotlight as Joe Biden and Paul Ryan face off at Centre College in Kentucky. The showdown between the vice p...

Biden-Ryan Debate Comes With High Stakes For Democrats

Reuters | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

* Biden aggressively defends administration's record * Ryan accuses Obama of weakness in leadership * Democrats hope Bid...

You Don't Need To Wait Until Tonight To Hear Some Gaffes!

Posted 10.11.2012 | Business

Vice President Joe Biden and Republican Vice Presidential nominee Paul Ryan will square off tonight, providing lots of opportunities for fact-checkers...