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Vice President Joe Biden speaks at an event at Lackawanna College in Scranton, Pa. on Aug. 23, 2013. Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Biden: ‘No Doubt’ Assad’s Regime Used Chemical Weapons In Attack

Vice President Joe Biden says there is no doubt that Syrian President Bashar Assad’s government is responsible for the heinous use of chemical weapons.

08/28/2013

Vice President Joe Biden. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden: ‘We Don’t Know’ If Administration Can Help Detroit

During the bleakest days of the Great Recession, Congress agreed in bipartisan votes to bail out two of Detroit’s biggest businesses, General Motors and Chrysler.

07/20/2013

Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks during a dedication ceremony for the new Frederick Douglass Statue in Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center, at the U.S. Capitol, on June 19, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Biden: Now Is Time For ‘Unfettered Path For 11 Million People’ To Become Citizens

Far-reaching immigration legislation offering the prize of U.S. citizenship to millions is swiftly gaining ground in the Senate following agreement between Republicans and Democrats on dramatic steps aimed at securing the border with Mexico.

06/21/2013

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks to members of the media after a Democratic Policy Luncheon on June 11, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Reid: We Won’t Let ‘Forces Of Extreme Minority Water Down’ Gun Control Bill

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden met Thursday with relatives of the victims of the Connecticut school shooting, who were visiting Washington on the eve of the six-month anniversary of the tragedy to push anew for gun control.

06/14/2013

Vice President Joe Biden comfort family members of Newtown school shooting victims while President Barack Obama speaks on gun control at the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., on April 17, 2013. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden: Gun Control ‘Fight Is Far From Over’

Six months after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, some of the victims’ families are heading to Capitol Hill to remind lawmakers they are painfully waiting for action, while some of the president’s allies are asking him to do more without any new prospects of legislation to toughen gun laws.

06/10/2013

Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the funeral of Sen. Frank Lautenberg on June 5, 2013. (credit: CBS New York)

Biden: Easier To Eulogize Lautenberg Than Strom Thurmond

Tenacity marked U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg’s journey from a childhood so poor his family couldn’t afford his bar mitzvah to his life as a multimillionaire businessman who served for decades in the Senate, relatives and dignitaries said Wednesday at his funeral at a New York City synagogue.

06/05/2013

Vice President Joe Biden speaks during an event highlighting Joining Forces hiring initiative for military veterans and spouses in civilian jobs in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on April 30, 2013. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden To 7-Year-Old: Country Would Be Safer ‘If We Had Guns That Shot Chocolate’

A Wisconsin boy wrote Vice President Joe Biden with an unusual suggestion for making the nation safer: Create guns that shoot chocolate bullets.

05/14/2013

Vice President Joe Biden arrives at the Inauguration Mass for Pope Francis in St Peter's Square on March 19, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. (credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Biden Wouldn’t Kiss Pope’s Ring

Joe Biden doesn’t kiss up to anyone — whether a queen or a pope.

03/22/2013

Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks at the ceremonial swearing in of Chuck Hagel, the 24th Secretary of Defense, on March 14, 2013 during ceremonies at the Pentagon. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden To Narrate White House-Produced ‘Being Biden’

The White House is launching an audio series to give Americans the sense they’re behind the scenes with Vice President Joe Biden.

03/15/2013

Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the U.S. Embassy in Abu Dhabi on March 5, 2013. (credit: JACQUELYN MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Kerry: ‘The Clock Is Ticking’ On Iran

The White House is continuing its tough talk toward Iran.

03/05/2013

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