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  • Video montage: Team Obama's bizarre efforts to make Obamacare cool

    In the past few weeks, the Obama administration has launched an all-out media bliz to promote Obamacare, but on the last day to get covered, they are still having trouble promoting the unpopular health care program. Celebrate "Deadline Day" by watching President Obama, Michelle Obama, Joe...

  • Joe Biden warns: 'We could lose' --- to Ted Cruz!

    With the end of the month bringing to a close the latest political fundraising quarter, Vice President Joe Biden is warning that without a ton of new money, the Democrats could lose the Senate to Sen. Ted Cruz. “We could lose,” is the headline on his fundraising email for the Democratic...

  • Joe Biden: Raising minimum wage is good for business

    Vice President Joe Biden says raising the federal minimum wage is good for business.

  • Biden: Raising minimum wage is good for business

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says raising the federal minimum wage is good for business. Biden is delivering the White House's weekly radio and Internet address in place of President Barack Obama, who was traveling this week. He's urging Congress to pass Obama's proposed wage...

  • Soundbites of the week: What about Joe Biden?

    Not in my state "I don't believe that legalizing an illegal drug for purposes of governmental profit is something that we should be doing. I believe that this is a gateway drug into other more serious drugs. I think it sends a wrong message to our kids and I don't think it makes anybody a...

  • Biden pushes $10.10 minimum wage at D.C. restaurant that pays $3.77 an hour

    Vice President Joe Biden, the point man for boosting the minimum wage to $10.10, on Wednesday took his campaign to a Washington, D.C., landmark, the Florida Avenue Grill, which pays its workers a minimum wage to tipped employees of $3.77. That is above the federally required $2.13 hourly wage...

  • Joe Biden on whether he'll run for president: 'I'm here about jobs, not mine'

    Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday deflected a reporter's question about whether he'll run for president in 2016 during a visit to a New Hampshire business offering job-training programs. "I'm here about jobs, not mine," Biden said. New Hampshire is famous for having the first-in-the-nation...

  • Joe Biden calls on Congress to pass gay rights bill

    LOS ANGELES — Vice President Joe Biden called on Congress on Saturday to pass a measure to outlaw workplace discrimination against gays, saying it's outrageous that the country is even debating the subject.

  • Sen. Jeanne Shaheen won't appear with Joe Biden in New Hampshire

    When Vice President Joe Biden travels to Nashua, N.H., next week, Sen. Jeanne Shaheen won't be with him. Instead, Shaheen, D-N.H., who faces a competitive challenge this election year from former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown, plans to remain in Washington next week for Senate votes and to...

  • Joe Biden jokes that he would nominate Obama for 'sainthood'

    Vice President Joe Biden in a speech Friday joked that he should have nominated President Obama for “sainthood” after seeing his patience during the rocky rollout of the health law's new insurance exchanges. In an address to the National Association of Community Health Centers policy...

  • Joe Biden: 'Push as hard as you can' to get people signed up for Obamacare

    Vice President Joe Biden spoke Friday to the National Association of Community Health Centers in Washington, D.C., encouraging members to sign up as many Americans onto Obamacare as possible before the March 31 deadline. "In these last 10 days, push as hard as you can," Biden said. Biden...

  • Joe Biden: We 'shouldn't be surprised' Obamacare is complicated

    Vice President Joe Biden said that people “shouldn't be surprised” that Obamacare was “complicated” for previously uninsured Americans, defending the health law rollout in a speech Friday. Biden expressed confidence that Obamacare would work despite its rocky start, and despite the...

  • Joe Biden to visit New Hampshire

    Vice President Joe Biden is heading to New Hampshire next week for a White House jobs event, a trip that is certain to stoke speculation about his future political plans. The White House announced that Biden will travel to Nashua, N.H., on Tuesday, March 25, for “an event highlighting...

  • Joe Biden: Russia on 'dark path' to isolation

    Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia it was headed down a “dark path” to isolation and vowed that the U.S. would defend its Baltic allies from Moscow's “aggression.” Biden, on a three-day trip to Eastern Europe to reassure nations there, spoke from Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania,...

  • Joe Biden: More sanctions coming as Russia annexes Crimea

    Vice President Joe Biden, in Eastern Europe to reassure U.S. allies rattled by Russian actions in Ukraine, said Tuesday that Western powers would impose more sanctions on Russian President Vladimir Putin's regime after Moscow formally annexed Crimea.



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