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Vice President Debate

Obama Prepares Biden For 2016 Race

Real Clear Politics | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

In case you haven’t noticed, President Obama and his vaunted PR machine are orchestrating a full-court press to boost the presidential stock of his ...

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.

Did Biden Beat Ryan?

Leighton Vaughan Williams | Posted 12.12.2012 | Business
Leighton Vaughan Williams

So what can we learn from the in-running markets about the debate between Vice-President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan? It is in fact possible to visualize the shape a contest is taking by simply following the flows of money tracing their way through the relevant markets.

Defeating Yourself: How Joe Biden Snatched a Draw From the Jaws of Victory

Howard Barbanel | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics
Howard Barbanel

Biden seemed to be on steroids and amphetamines, as if he were trying to overcompensate for last week's lackluster performance by his boss, President Obama, in his match-up against Mitt Romney. This led to Biden actually punching himself around the ring a few times.

Thanks to Biden, Ryan for Not Talking About Education

Randy Turner | Posted 12.12.2012 | Education
Randy Turner

It is not that I don't think education is a subject worthy of national debate -- it is a critical issue in our society -- but it has been so botched by our two major political parties that I cringe every time education is mentioned in a political speech or debate.

Father Biden and the Altar Boy

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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7 Things Boomers Need To Know About The VP Debate

Ann Brenoff | Posted 12.11.2012 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

Lots was said -- OK, shouted -- about fixing Medicare. Could this be the issue over which generational warfare is declared?

WATCH: The 2008 Vice Presidential Debate In Full

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

In honor of this week's vice presidential debate between Paul Ryan and Joe Biden, here's another look back at the previous vice presidential debate, w...

How To Follow The Vice Presidential Debate Live Online

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

It's Thursday, 10-11-12, and that means it's time for the lone vice presidential debate of the 2012 election season between Paul Ryan and Joe Biden. ...

Women's Health Should Take Center Stage in Kentucky

Dawn Laguens | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics
Dawn Laguens

Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan claim they want to help ease the burden on middle class Americans. Yet they both support out-of-touch policies that would harm women's health and economic well-being. It's something to keep in mind when Paul Ryan takes the stage tonight.

New Study on Contraception Provides Biden "Shock and Awe" Opportunity at Debate

Paul Abrams | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

President Obama's policy provides contraception without cost. Based upon the results of this study, this policy may turn out to be the single most impactful social and economic program any Administration has instituted in decades.

Paul Ryan's Moment of Truth: Why the VP Debate Matters More

Jeff B. Cohen, Esq. | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics
Jeff B. Cohen, Esq.

Even if he clobbered Obama in all three debates, he no longer has any credibility. Lincoln's adage holds up: "You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time." Put a fork in Willard. He's done.

Jennifer Bendery

Chris Van Hollen Mum On Joe Biden's VP Debate Prep

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Maryland Rep. Chris Van Hollen is staying mum on when he and Vice President Joe Biden plan to hold their mock debates in preparation for...

I Want A VP Who Is Smarter Than Me

Pam Atherton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Pam Atherton

I don't want someone who believes their biggest asset is that they know what it's like to shop at WalMart and take their kids to hockey practice in a mini-van. How will that help in negotiations and diplomatic missions with other heads of state?

Therapists Are There To "Get" Us, Not VPs

Karl Frank, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Karl Frank, Jr.

People were passionate about W because they could sit down and drink a beer with him. He was just like them. He could not field dress a moose, God bless his soul, but darnnit, he could choke on a pretzel with the best of them. And where did that get us?

A Debate Question for Joe Biden

William Fisher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Fisher

Tonight, Sarah Palin and Joe Biden will engage in the first and only debate for vice presidential candidates in the 2008 election. Who will "win" thi...

Sam Stein

Judy Woodruff Comes To Ifill's Defense

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Colleagues of Gwen Ifill are coming to her defense after conservatives, including members of the McCain campaign, declared her a biased moderator for ...

Concerns Mount About Palin's Readiness As Debate Nears

New York Times | ADAM NAGOURNEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A month after Gov. Sarah Palin joined Senator John McCain's ticket to a burst of excitement and anticipation among Republicans, she heads into a criti...