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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
Oct. 1, 2007 Senate Passes National Defense Bill
Sept. 21, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008
Sept. 20, 2007 Biden Campaign Responds to Richardson's Changing Positions
Sept. 17, 2007 Le Mars Daily Sentinel - Biden Talks War and Politics During Le Mars Campaign Stop
Sept. 15, 2007 AP - Biden: Bush Administration 'Phonies'
Sept. 14, 2007 Atlantic News Telegraph - Biden: Bring Troops Home, Work with European Leaders to Prevent Regional War
Sept. 13, 2007 Radio Iowa - Biden Calls Bush's Iraq War Plan "Absolute Failure"
Sept. 5, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense
Sept. 3, 2007 Senator Joe Biden's Response to President Bush's Trip to Iraq
Sept. 1, 2007 The Fort Dodge Messenger - Biden Foresees Repeat of History if We Stay in Iraq
Aug. 14, 2007 Union Leader - Biden Says Current Policy is "Breaking" Military
July 23, 2007 Biden Continues Efforts To Keep Troops Safe
July 19, 2007 MRAP
July 18, 2007 PBS Interview-Transcript
July 17, 2007 Washingtonpost.com: Exit Strategies
July 10, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008
July 2, 2007 Sen. Biden Commends Military for Increasing Order for MRAPS; Calls on Pentagon to Provide Plan to Build them in Next Six Months
June 21, 2007 Letter To Secretary Of Defense Robert M. Gates
June 17, 2007 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript
June 14, 2007 Op Ed, New York Times: A Failure to Protect Our Troops
June 10, 2007 Delaware Online: Biden Assails Pentagon On Armored Vehicles
June 6, 2007 D-Day Anniversary
May 30, 2007 Des Moines Register: Biden Faults Rivals on Iraq Funding
May 29, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Robert M. Gates Secretary of Defense
May 29, 2007 Waterloo Courier: Biden Campaigns in Waterloo on Memorial Day
May 28, 2007 CNN The Situation Room-Transcript
May 24, 2007 Sen. Biden Issues Statement After Iraq Supplemental Vote
May 24, 2007 Darfur
May 24, 2007 Biden: "Iraq Has Become A Bush-Fulfilling Prophecy"
May 23, 2007 Press Conference with Senator Joseph Biden (D-DE): Making MRAPS a Priority to Protect Troops
May 23, 2007 Biden Calls on President to Make Mine Resistant Vehicles a National Priority
May 17, 2007 Biden: This Administration Continues to Mismanage War Needs
May 8, 2007 Biden Issues Statement on Arrests in Plot to Attack Fort Dix
April 30, 2007 Biden-Gelb Plan for Iraq - One Year Later
April 26, 2007 MSNBC Presidential Democratic Debate-Transcript
April 24, 2007 Iraq
April 11, 2007 Panel II of a Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee: "Stopping Genocide in Darfur"
April 11, 2007 Biden Issues Statement on Defense Department's Decision to Extend Tours of Duty in Iraq
April 2, 2007 Washington Times: Kudos to Joe Biden
March 29, 2007 U. S. Troops Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 29, 2007 Biden Amendement Could Pay for Tougher Military Trucks
March 29, 2007 Biden Introduces Bill to Improve Care Services for Members of the Armed Forces and Veterans
March 28, 2007 U. S. Troops Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 27, 2007 Press Conference with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV); Senator Joseph Biden (D-DE)...
March 15, 2007 United States Policy in Iraq Resolution of 2007--S. J. Res.9
March 14, 2007 Reuters: Senate Begins Debate on Iraq Withdrawal Plan
March 1, 2007 Biden Calls for More Oversight on Walter Reed Hospital; Better Services and Treatment for Wounded Soldiers
Feb. 22, 2007 Biden Calls for "Immediate Action" at Walter Reed Outpatient Facility
Feb. 1, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations: "Securing America's Interests in Iraq: The Remaining Options: Iraq in the Strategic Context"
Jan. 31, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations: "Securing America's Interests in Iraq: The Remaining Options: Iraq in the Strategic Context"
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