Biden not shying away from 2016 speculation

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A potential Biden bid for the presidency will come as little surprise to observers of the vice president over the past few years; Biden has often dropped hints of his interest in running as Democrats’ nominee in 2016, and has repeatedly refused to rule out running in 2016 when asked.

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Obama demands ‘concrete proposals’ on gun violence by January

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President Barack Obama empaneled a new task force led by Vice President Joe Biden to develop comprehensive proposals to address gun violence no later than next month.

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A Biden dictionary record? No malarkey

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Joe Biden: Delawarean. Vice president. Vocabulary muse.

In new data announced Wednesday by Merriam-Webster, a much-quoted Bidenism from the 2012 campaign set a record for the year in online lookups during a single 24-hour period.

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Joe Biden visits, shops at Washington’s new Costco

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Vice President Joe Biden made an appearance at a Washington D.C. Costco, during its grand opening on Thursday.

 Before getting down to the business of shopping, Biden paused to speak with Costco co-founder and former CEO James Sinegal.

"Thank you so much for being here," Sinegal told him.

"Are you kidding me?" an affable Biden responded. We go to your store between Stanton and Newark in Delaware… all the time.” 

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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama embrace Joe Biden and Jill Biden, respectively, immediately after the presidential race was called at the Fairmont Hotel in Chicago.


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A pre-debate guide to BidenSpeak

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Vice President Joe Biden has worked to cultivate an identity as an accessible guy-next-door who can effortlessly pivot from lamenting unfair foreclosure practices to reminiscing about the cars he borrowed from his auto salesman dad in his youth.

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10 things to watch in tonight’s Biden-Ryan debate

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If one thing is certain about Thursday’s vice presidential debate between Joe Biden and Republican challenger Paul Ryan, it’s that their lone showdown this fall is shrouded in uncertainty.

Biden tells convention recovery isn’t complete, but “we are on our way”

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Forty-two years after he first won elective office, Vice President Joe Biden accepted the nomination of the Democratic Party at its convention in Charlotte, N.C. Thursday night for another term alongside President Barack Obama who opened his own speech by calling him “the very best vice president I could have hoped for.”

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