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Joe Biden, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' Robinette Biden, Jr.
Office: Vice President, Democratic President of the Senate
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jill; 4 Children: Beau, Hunter, Ashley, Naomi (deceased)
Birth Date: 11/20/1942
Birth Place: Scranton, PA
Home City: Wilmington, DE
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Feb. 24, 2014 Remarks by the President and Vice President at NGA Meeting
Feb. 24, 2012 Vice President Joe Biden, Dr. Jill Biden, and Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis Announce Availability of $500 Million to Fund Partnerships Between Community Colleges and Businesses to Train Workers with Skills Employers Need
Sept. 13, 2011 In Video Message, Vice President Biden Calls on New Generation to Take Action in Preventing Dating Violence and Sexual Assault at School and On Campus
May 25, 2011 Obama Administration Announces $500 Million for Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge
April 12, 2011 Remarks by the President, the Vice President, the First Lady, and Dr. Biden at Launch of "Joining Forces" Initiative
March 21, 2011 Vice President Biden Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Race to the Top Awards in Delaware
Feb. 28, 2011 Remarks by the President and the Vice President to the National Governors Association
Oct. 31, 2010 Remarks by the President and the Vice President at DNC "Moving America Forward" Rally in Cleveland, Ohio
Oct. 15, 2010 Remarks by the President and Vice President at an Event for Chris Coons and the DSCC
Oct. 10, 2010 Remarks by the President and the Vice President at a DNC "Moving America Forward" Rally in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sept. 3, 2009 Remarks By The Vice President On The 200 Days Of The American Recovery And Reinvestment Act
July 1, 2009 Vice President Biden Commends Department Of Education For Accelerating Recovery Act Funds
June 2, 2009 Opening Remarks By The Vice President To Business Leaders From Across The Country At A Roundtable On How The Recovery Act Is Not Just Creating And Saving Jobs, But Also Creating New Business Opportunities
March 28, 2009 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden at the First Session of the Progressive Governance Conference
March 25, 2009 Remarks by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA); Vice President of the United States Joe Biden at a Photo Opportunity
March 19, 2009 Opening Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden; Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education; Shaun Donovan, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; Ray LaHood, Secretary of Transportation; and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture at a Town Hall Meeting
Feb. 19, 2009 Remarks by the President and Vice President at Meeting with Nation's Mayors
Dec. 23, 2008 Remarks By Vice-President Elect Joseph Biden; Larry Summers, Director, National Economic Council; And Melody Barnes, Director, Domestic Policy Council, Following A Meeting Of Obama Economic Advisers
Dec. 21, 2008 Obama Transition Team Announces White House Task Force on Working Families
Dec. 16, 2008 Press Conference With President-Elect Barack Obama And Vice President-Elect Joe Biden
Oct. 2, 2008 The Vice Presidential Debate - Transcript
Sept. 22, 2008 Remarks for Senator Joe Biden: The National Guard Association Conference
March 12, 2008 Senate Passes Bill to Help Inmates Adapt After Release
Feb. 29, 2008 BIDEN Champions Bipartisan G.I. Bill to Expand Educational Benefits for Returning Veterans
Dec. 19, 2007 Biden Discusses Plan To Improve Student Performance
Dec. 13, 2007 Des Moines Register Presidential Debate - Democrats
Dec. 4, 2007 Transcript: NPR Democratic Candidates' Debate
Nov. 27, 2007 Biden Says America Can Do Better By Its Teachers
Nov. 15, 2007 CNN Democratic Presidential Debate
Oct. 26, 2007 Boston.com - Biden Promotes Financial Literacy, Health Care Plan
Oct. 25, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 24, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - The Next Phase of the Global Fight Against HIV/AIDS
Oct. 18, 2007 Biden Campaign Announces Education Endorsement
Oct. 5, 2007 Associated Press - Biden Calls for Students to Attend School Earlier, Stay Longer
Oct. 4, 2007 The Gazette - Biden Promises New Education Era
Aug. 23, 2007 Las Vegas Sun - Talk of Education Takes Back Seat to War
Aug. 19, 2007 ABC - "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" -Transcript
July 24, 2007 Biden College Affordability Program Passes Senate
June 28, 2007 All-American Presidential Forum: Democratic-PBS - Transcipt
June 28, 2007 Biden: Today's Supreme Court Decision Turns Back Clock on Diversity in Public Schools
June 7, 2007 Senate Resolution 225--Designating the Month of August 2007 as "National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month"
June 1, 2007 Biden Supports Gov. Patrick's Education Plan
May 11, 2007 Address to the IAFF Convention in Portsmouth, NH
March 13, 2007 Remarks by Senator Joseph Biden (D-DE) at the Congressional City Conference of the League of Cities
March 10, 2007 Iowa Politics: Biden Pledges Not to Attack Other Dems
Oct. 18, 2006 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Return the COPS to Our Schools
June 13, 2006 Submitted Resolutions
Nov. 19, 2004 David Deitz
Sept. 23, 2004 Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2005
Sept. 9, 2004 Delaware Schools to Receive Federal Funding to Combat Violence
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