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

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
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Veterans Issues
Issue Position: Civil Rights
Issue Position: Military
Issue Position: Veterans
Feb. 24, 2014 Remarks by the President and Vice President at NGA Meeting
Jan. 22, 2014 Remarks by the President and Vice President at an Event for the Council on Women and Girls
June 14, 2012 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden at the Tallwood High School Graduation Ceremony
May 26, 2012 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden at the Commencement Ceremony of the United States Military Academy
April 26, 2012 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden on Foreign Policy at a Camapaign Event
Feb. 29, 2012 Remarks by the President, the Vice President, Secretary Panetta, and General Dempsey at Dinner in Honor of the Armed Forces who Served in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn and their Families
Dec. 1, 2011 Remarks by Vice President Biden at Event to Honor U.S. and Iraqi Servicemembers
May 6, 2011 Remarks by the President and the Vice President to the Troops at Fort Campbell, KY
April 12, 2011 Remarks by the President, the Vice President, the First Lady, and Dr. Biden at Launch of "Joining Forces" Initiative
Dec. 17, 2010 Remarks by the President and Vice President at Signing of the Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Sept. 15, 2010 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Sept. 1, 2010 Remarks by Vice President Joseph Biden at the Change of Command Ceremony for United States Forces-Iraq
Aug. 23, 2010 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden at the Veterans of Foreign Wars 111th National Convention
July 11, 2010 ABC News "This Week with George Stephanopolous" - Transcript
July 4, 2010 Remarks by the Vice President at a Naturalization Ceremony for U.S. Service Members
July 4, 2010 Remarks by the Vice President at a Fourth of July Reception
Nov. 10, 2009 Remarks by the Vice President at Memorial Service at Fort Lewis
Nov. 5, 2009 Statement from Vice President Joe Biden
May 14, 2009 Vice President Biden Announces Expansion of Pentagon Homeowners Assistance Program Under Recovery Act
April 16, 2009 Remarks By The Vice President On The Administration's Commitment To The Military And Their Families
April 8, 2009 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden
Feb. 6, 2009 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden at the House Democratic Issues Conference
Jan. 20, 2009 Remarks by Vice President Joseph Biden and Mrs. Jill Biden at the Commander in Chief's Inaugural Ball
Nov. 3, 2008 Remarks By Senator Joe Biden (D-De), Democratic Vice Presidential Nominee, at a "Change We Need" Rally Introductory Remarks By: Senator Claire Mccaskill (D-Mo); Jill Biden, Wife of Senator Biden
Sept. 22, 2008 Remarks for Senator Joe Biden: The National Guard Association Conference
July 10, 2008 Associated Press - Iran's Missile Tests Stoke Fears of War
July 9, 2008 Biden and Carper Vote Bill to Protect Medicare Benefits
July 3, 2008 BIDEN Statement on Eve of Independence Day
June 25, 2008 Panel II of a Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - A New Strategy For Enhanced Partnership with Pakistan
June 5, 2008 Letter to Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense, Re: Failure to Provide Troops with Life-Saving Surveillance System
May 22, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008 - Continued
April 24, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Implementing Smart Power: Setting an Agenda for National Security Reform"
April 23, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - The Continuing Crisis in Darfur
April 16, 2008 Highway Technical Corrections Act of 2007
April 9, 2008 Sen. Biden Talks about the Crocker-Petraeus Iraq Hearings on CNN American Morning
April 2, 2008 BIDEN on Iraq: Where Do We Go From Here?
April 2, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Iraq After the Surge: Military Prospects
Feb. 24, 2008 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" -Transcript
Feb. 13, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - The President's Foreign Affairs Budget
Dec. 13, 2007 Des Moines Register Presidential Debate - Democrats
Dec. 4, 2007 Transcript: NPR Democratic Candidates' Debate
Nov. 28, 2007 Biden: Surge Success a Fantasy
Nov. 11, 2007 Quad-City Times - Biden has a Passion for MRAP Vehicles
Nov. 9, 2007 Congress Passes Departments of Defense Appropriations Bill
Oct. 30, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State
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