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Joe Biden, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
Oct. 11, 2012 Vice Presidential Debate
Sept. 6, 2012 Remarks by the Vice President at the Democratic National Convention
May 6, 2012 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
March 28, 2012 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden on Manufacturing at a Campaign Event
Nov. 15, 2011 We Can't Wait: Agencies Cut Nearly $18 Billion in Improper Payments, Announce New Steps for Stopping Government Waste
Sept. 14, 2011 Vice President Biden Announces Over $2 Billion in Anti-Waste Measures at Cabinet Meeting
Dec. 4, 2010 Weekly Address: Vice President Biden Calls on Congress to Preserve the Middle Class Tax Cuts and to Extend Unemployment Insurance This Year
Aug. 26, 2010 Vice President Biden Announces 200,000 Homes Weatherized Under the Recovery Act
May 25, 2010 Statement from Vice President Biden on New CBO Report on Recovery Act Job Impact
Dec. 3, 2009 Remarks by the President and Vice President at the Opening Session of the Jobs and Economic Growth Forum
Oct. 2, 2009 Remarks By The Vice President On Today's Unemployment Numbers
May 18, 2008 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript
Nov. 20, 2007 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: Release $20 Million in Contingency Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Sept. 26, 2007 Democratic Presidential Debate - Transcript
Aug. 7, 2007 Biden Shines at AFL-CIO forum
June 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Committee on Agriculture and The Honorable Saxby Chambliss, Ranking Republican Member
March 13, 2007 Letter To Chairman, Ranking Member Committee On The Budget, Senators Kent Conrad and Judd Gregg
Feb. 28, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Kent Conrad, Chairman Senate Budget Committee and The Honorable Judd Gregg, Ranking Member Senate Banking Committee
Feb. 13, 2007 Delaware State News - Minimum Wage Increase a Good Beginning
May 9, 2006 Passing the Minimum Wage
Jan. 25, 2006 Cantwell Continues Fight to Get Home Heating Help to Seniors and Families in Need
Sept. 8, 2005 Senator Biden and Senate Leadership Offer Immediate Help to Hurricane Katrina Victims
July 26, 2005 Biden and Carper Call for Release of Energy Assistance Funds
Sept. 22, 2004 Letter to Senators Ted Stevens and Robert C. Byrd
Issue Position: Labor
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Education
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