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Snapshots of the new Senate

The House of Representatives soaked up most of the attention Wednesday, but 13 new senators also were sworn in at noon, a crop that includes familiar faces and numerous younger lawmakers.

By Shailagh Murray  | January 5, 2011; 2:38 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Biden recalls first visit to S. Africa and apartheid

In remarks before South African political and business leaders at the U.S. Consulate in Johannesburg on Friday Morning, Joe Biden described the moment he first arrived in this country with a group of African American congressmen. It was the 1970s, and apartheid ruled.

By Sudarsan Raghavan in Johannesburg, South Africa  | June 11, 2010; 10:49 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (10)
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Specter's final pitch to Pa. voters: 'Experience and seniority'

It was the dog days of August when Rep. Joe Sestak announced his bid against incumbent Pennsylvania Sen. Arlen Specter, who had the backing of President Obama, Vice President Biden, Gov. Ed Rendell (D-Pa.), the state party organization and almost every key labor union. Many national party leaders believed the backing of such prominent figures would overcome doubts about the more than 28 years Specter spent as a Republican representing Pennsylvania in the Senate. But those party leaders at the so-called "grass tops" have not exactly nailed down support for Specter at the true grass-roots level.

By Paul Kane  | May 17, 2010; 7:20 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (69)
Categories:  2010 Election, 44 The Obama Presidency, 50 States, About The Trail, Battlegrounds, Candidates, Capitol Briefing, Cast of Characters, Democratic Party, Economy, Election Day, Health Care, Health Care, Hill Transition, Joe Biden, Northeast / Mid-Atlantic, Primaries, The Democrats  
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Beau Biden suffers mild stroke, White House says

Beau Biden, the eldest son of Vice President Biden, suffered a stroke, the White House announced Tuesday.

By Anne E. Kornblut  | May 11, 2010; 3:27 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (6)
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Biden thanks Quayle for the pool

Vice President Biden said Monday that he'd never have anything bad to say about Dan Quayle, his often-mocked predecessor, because Quayle was responsible for the pool at the vice presidential residence.

By Garance Franke-Ruta  | April 12, 2010; 1:54 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Biden raising money for undecided Democrats

Vice President Biden traveled to Ohio Monday to raise money for an endangered freshman Democratic congressman who has yet to declare his support for health-care reform legislation.

By Scott Wilson  | March 15, 2010; 4:44 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
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Biden says he doesn't fear Palin -- 'I like her', Garance Franke-Ruta , February 11, 2010
N.Y. police car crashes ahead of Biden, Post Editor , November 17, 2009
Biden calls Cheney "absolutely wrong", Eric Rich , October 23, 2009
Biden to Reassure Allies on Trip to Eastern Europe, Web Politics Editor , October 6, 2009
Biden Makes Unannounced Trip to Iraq , Web Politics Editor , September 15, 2009
200 Days In, Vice President Biden Touts Recovery Act, Michael A. Fletcher , September 3, 2009
Vice President Says Recovery Act is Working, Web Politics Editor , August 4, 2009
Biden Arrives in Ukraine , Web Politics Editor , July 20, 2009
Up Next: Biden vs. Cantor, Web Politics Editor , July 16, 2009
Jill Biden to Have Shoulder Surgery, Washington Post Editor , July 12, 2009
Vice President Biden Lands in Iraq, Web Politics Editor , July 2, 2009
Biden to Visit Beirut, Web Politics Editor , May 21, 2009
Crossed Wires About VP Hide-Out, Web Politics Editor , May 19, 2009
Feeding the Swine-Flu Frenzy, Lexie Verdon , April 30, 2009
Biden Highlights Growing Investment in College Aid, Web Politics Editor , April 17, 2009
Missouri Factory and Troops Get a Visit from the Veep, Web Politics Editor , April 17, 2009
Rove and Biden Exchange Taunts, Web Politics Editor , April 10, 2009
Biden: Cheney Is 'Dead Wrong', Web Politics Editor , April 8, 2009
Biden To Open O's-Yankees Game, Washington Post Editor , April 6, 2009
Biden Travels South, Web Politics Editor , March 27, 2009
Biden to Helm Task Force on Middle Class, Web Politics Editor , January 30, 2009
Biden to Attend Munich Security Conference, Web Politics Editor , January 27, 2009
Biden to Step Down from Senate Thursday, Web Politics Editor , January 9, 2009
Biden Mourns the Passing of Claiborne Pell, Web Politics Editor , January 1, 2009
Biden Beefs Up Staff, Web Politics Editor , November 25, 2008
Minner to Appoint Biden Aide to Senate, Web Politics Editor , November 24, 2008
The Bidens and Cheneys Meet and Greet , Web Politics Editor , November 13, 2008
Biden Talks with Israeli and Jordanian Leaders, Web Politics Editor , November 13, 2008
Ron Klain Tapped as Joe Biden's Chief of Staff, Web Politics Editor , November 13, 2008
Biden Visits His New Home, Web Politics Editor , November 13, 2008
Biden and Cheney to Meet Tomorrow, Web Politics Editor , November 12, 2008
Biden Wins Senate Race in Delaware, Washington Post editors , November 4, 2008
Biden Family Awaits Results in Chicago, Web Politics Editor , November 4, 2008
Biden Family's Flight Plan, Washington Post editors , November 4, 2008
Biden Opens Up to Reporters for the First Time in a Month, Web Politics Editor , November 3, 2008
In Fla., Biden Bridles at Being Prompted, Post Editor , November 2, 2008
Biden: Election Will Be 'a Lot Closer' Than People Think, Web Politics Editor , November 1, 2008
Biden Barnstorming in Small Towns, Web Politics Editor , October 31, 2008
Biden Gaffe Featured in Conservative TV Ad, Web Politics Editor , October 23, 2008
Obama: Biden Prone to 'Rhetorical Flourishes', Web Politics Editor , October 22, 2008
Palin Lists Five Crises to Come Under Obama , Web Politics Editor , October 21, 2008
Biden Campaign Releases Some Medical Records for Review, Web Politics Editor , October 20, 2008
Signs of Democratic Confidence as Biden Travels Ohio, Web Politics Editor , October 15, 2008
Biden Turns Up Heat on McCain in Ohio Stops, Post Editor , October 14, 2008
Biden Takes on 'Angry Man' McCain, Web Politics Editor , October 8, 2008
Palin v. Biden: The SNL Take, Web Politics Editor , October 5, 2008
Biden Speaks at Son's Deployment Ceremony, Web Politics Editor , October 3, 2008
Alaskans Cheer and Jeer Their Home Town Guv, Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
In Anchorage, Bear Tooth Theater Grill Awaits Debate, Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
From Bingo to Spin, Debate Night Looms, Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
Palin Picks Ferraro as Favorite 'Vice President', Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
Palin's High Stakes Night, Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
Biden to Speak at Son's Deployment Ceremony, Lexie Verdon , October 2, 2008
Leaders Who Met With Palin Praise Biden, Web Politics Editor , September 26, 2008
Meetings with Foreign Leaders? Biden's Been There, Done That, Web Politics Editor , September 23, 2008
Biden Walks Back Comment on 'Terrible' Obama Ad, Web Politics Editor , September 22, 2008
Obama: McCain Flits Between Goldwater and Kucinich, Web Politics Editor , September 18, 2008
Palin, Biden Clash on Taxes and Media, Web Politics Editor , September 18, 2008
Joe Biden, Enjoying the Campaign Trail, Web Politics Editor , September 18, 2008
Biden Back on Track with Amtrak, Web Politics Editor , September 16, 2008
Biden Steps Up Criticism of McCain, Web Politics Editor , September 15, 2008
Biden: 'Whatever Happened' to McCain's Principles?, Washington Post Editor , September 15, 2008
Biden Releases His Tax Returns, Web Politics Editor , September 12, 2008
Campaign Cease-Fire at an End, Web Politics Editor , September 12, 2008
Misunderestimating McCain, Web Politics Editor , September 11, 2008
Biden: Clinton 'Might Have Been a Better Pick' for Veep, Web Politics Editor , September 10, 2008
Poll: Palin 'Gets' It, Web Politics Editor , September 10, 2008
Biden's Debate Prep Partner: Gov. Granholm , Web Politics Editor , September 10, 2008
Biden Acknowledges Palin's 'Great Night', Lexie Verdon , September 4, 2008
Biden's Vote Total? Higher Than Palin's, Web Politics Editor , September 3, 2008
Biden Takes On 'Red October' Thompson, Web Politics Editor , September 3, 2008
Biden Eschews Negative Palin Talk, Web Politics Editor , September 2, 2008
Joe Biden, Yiddishe Veep, Web Politics Editor , September 2, 2008
Biden Visits Scranton, Pa., Childhood Home, Web Politics Editor , September 1, 2008
As Hurricane Looms, Obama Suspends Political Talk for the Day, Web Politics Editor , September 1, 2008
Biden Sick of the Age Talk, Web Politics Editor , August 28, 2008
Biden Speech a Family Affair, Web Politics Editor , August 27, 2008
Rendell Compares Obama to Adlai Stevenson, Web Politics Editor , August 26, 2008
Biden Thanks the Delaware Delegation, Web Politics Editor , August 26, 2008
Biden in Denver, a Natural Campaigner, Web Politics Editor , August 25, 2008
Rice Praises Biden as a "True Patriot", Web Politics Editor , August 25, 2008
Biden's Web Video Debut as No. 2, Paul Volpe , August 24, 2008
Better Than a Root Canal, Web Politics Editor , August 23, 2008
Edwards' Money Man Also Has Ties to Biden, Post Editor , August 23, 2008
Joe Biden, D-Amtrak, Web Politics Editor , August 23, 2008
Obama Loyalists Turn Out for Springfield Rally with Biden, Web Politics Editor , August 23, 2008
Biden and McCain, Rivals Again, Web Politics Editor , August 23, 2008
Tale of the Obama Text Message, Paul Volpe , August 23, 2008
McCain Campaign Takes Aim at Obama-Biden, Paul Volpe , August 23, 2008
Biden's Son Off to Iraq, Web Politics Editor , August 20, 2008
Biden to Make Own Journey to Georgia, Post Editor , August 16, 2008
DE: Turnout No Longer 'Abysmal', Web Politics Editor , February 5, 2008
Casino Executives Split Support, Web Politics Editor , January 19, 2008
A Biden-Obama Deal?, Web Politics Editor , January 3, 2008
Biden Contemplates Offers to Cut a Deal, Web Politics Editor , December 31, 2007
Biden on Bhutto, Washington Post editors , December 28, 2007
Biden's Debate Soundtrack, Washington Post editors , December 13, 2007
Biden on Air in Iowa, Washington Post editors , December 11, 2007
'Joe is Right', Washington Post editors , November 16, 2007
Biden Says He's Best Prepared, Stumbles When Talking on Schools, Washington Post editors , October 24, 2007
Some Biden Supporters Have
Had a Helping Hand
, Washington Post editors , October 2, 2007
Biden Gets Vote
On Iraq Plan
, Post Editor , September 21, 2007
New Biden Ad Pushes His Iraq Plan, Post Editor , August 19, 2007
Biden: Fire Cheney, Post Editor , July 30, 2007
 
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