Vice President Joseph 'Joe' Robinette Biden, Jr.'s Public Statements

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Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' Robinette Biden, Jr.
Current Office: Vice President, Democratic
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
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Issue Position: Environment Issue Position: Amtrak Issue Position: Climate Change Issue Position: Energy 5/16/14 Remarks by the President and Vice President on the Need for Congress to Pass Transportation Funding 5/09/11 U.S. Transportation Secretary LaHood Announces $2 Billion for High-Speed Intercity Rail Projects to Grow Jobs, Boost U.S. Manufacturing and Transform Travel in America 2/08/11 Vice President Biden Announces Six Year Plan to Build National High-Speed Rail Network 1/26/11 Vice President Biden Announces Plan to Put One Million Advanced Technology Vehicles on the Road by 2015 11/23/10 Remarks by the President and Vice President to Chrysler Plant Workers in Kokomo, Indiana 6/21/10 USDOT and HUD Launch Groundbreaking, Collaborative Effort to Create Sustainable, Livable Communities 4/21/10 Remarks by the Vice President Announcing Recovery Act "Retrofit Ramp-Up" Awards on Eve of Earth Day 3/18/10 Vice President Biden Announces 10,000 Recovery Act Transportation Projects Now Under Way 10/27/09 Vice President Biden Announces Reopening of Former GM Boxwood Plant 10/08/09 Vice President Biden Updates President Obama on Recovery Act Year-End Progress 9/03/09 Remarks By The Vice President On The 200 Days Of The American Recovery And Reinvestment Act 8/13/09 Statement From Vice President Biden On launch Of $2.3 Billion Recovery Act Green Manufacturer Tax Credit Program 6/25/09 Remarks By Secretary Of Transportation Ray LaHood And Vice President Joseph Biden During A Recovery Act Implementation Meeting 5/12/09 Remarks By Vice President Joe Biden To The 2009 Legislative Conference Of The American Federation Of State, County And Municipal Employees 4/16/09 Remarks By The President And The Vice President On A Vision For High-Speed Rail 4/13/09 Remarks by President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden 3/19/09 Middle Class Task Force Holds Town Hall Meeting on the Recovery Act 3/19/09 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 3/13/09 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden 3/03/09 Remarks by President Barack Obama, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, and Vice President Joe Biden 2/05/09 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden 5/22/08 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions 4/21/08 Letter to Mr. Richard Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Delta Air Lines, Inc. and Mr. Doug Steenland, Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Airlines 2/19/08 BIDEN Applauds Amtrak Security Improvements 11/21/07 Biden Connects the Dots on Air Travel 11/08/07 Senate & House Override President's Veto of Water Resources Bill 10/30/07 Biden & Carper Support Amtrak, Passenger Rail Service and Safety 9/19/07 USA Today - Army Wants 10,000 New Armored Vehicles 8/03/07 Biden : "We Cannot Afford Another Failing Report Card on Homeland Security" 7/27/07 Sens. Biden & Carper Praise Final Passage of 9-11 Security Bill 7/20/07 USA Today: Autumn Will Be Crucial Time For MRAP Project 5/23/07 Biden Calls on President to Make Mine Resistant Vehicles a National Priority 5/14/07 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Issues Statement on Today's Announcement Regarding the Sale of Chrysler 4/26/07 Biden: Don't Veto Our Troops' Safety 3/29/07 Biden Introduces Major Legislation Designed to Jump Start American Auto Industry 3/22/07 Biden Advocates More Funding for Armored Vehicles 3/05/07 Bloomberg: Obama, Biden Sponsor Bill with Tax Breaks for Auto Fuel Gains 2/08/07 Delaware Congressional Delegation Sends Letter to Chrysler CEO 2/08/07 Letter: To Thomas W. LaSorda, Chief Executive Officer of Chrysler Group 1/16/07 Associated Press: Trains Can Be Easy Terror Targets 9/28/06 Des Moines Register - Let's Take Steps to Become Less Dependent on Oil 9/15/06 Senator Biden on Ford Motor Company's Announcement of Plant Closings and Lay-Offs 9/14/06 Biden Measure to Increase Rail Security Passes Senate 7/19/06 20/20 Vision's National Summit on Energy Security 7/19/06 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Introduce Legislation to Reduce Gasoline Consumption by Half a Trillion Gallons, 13.1 Million Barrels of Oil, by 2028 7/14/06 Biden, Carper Secure Federal Screeners to Protect New Castle Airport