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Joe Biden, Jr.'s Public Statements

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
July 28, 2011 Statement by Vice President Biden on the Passing of Apostolic Nuncio to the United States, Archbishop Pietro Sambi
July 28, 2011 White House Launches Government Accountability and Transparency Board to Cut Waste and Boost Accountability
July 14, 2011 McClatchy-Tribune Information Services - Delivering the Accountable Government that Taxpayers Deserve
July 8, 2011 Statement from Vice President Biden on Betty Ford
June 23, 2011 Statement by Vice President Biden On the Bipartisan Debt Talks
June 13, 2011 White House Launches Campaign to Cut Waste: Vice President to Take on Making Government More Accountable
June 4, 2011 Statement by the Vice President on the Passing of Lawrence Eagleburger
June 1, 2011 Remarks by Vice President Biden and Italian President Napolitano to the Press in Rome
May 25, 2011 Obama Administration Announces $500 Million for Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge
May 20, 2011 Vice President Biden Visits National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Announces First Agreement Under "America's Next Top Energy Innovator" Challenge
May 9, 2011 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
May 9, 2011 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden to the Opening Session of the U.S.-China Strategic & Economic Dialogue
May 6, 2011 Remarks by the President and the Vice President to the Troops at Fort Campbell, KY
May 5, 2011 Statement by Vice President Joe Biden on Blair House Meeting
May 4, 2011 Remarks by the Vice President at the Atlantic Council's 50th Anniversary Dinner
April 12, 2011 Remarks by the President, the Vice President, the First Lady, and Dr. Biden at Launch of "Joining Forces" Initiative
April 4, 2011 Vice President Biden Announces New Administration Effort to Help Nation's Schools Address Sexual Violence
March 30, 2011 Vice President Biden's Press Gaggle at the U.S. Capitol
March 26, 2011 Statement by the Vice President on the Passing of Geraldine Ferraro
March 22, 2011 Vice President Biden Issues Call to Action to Boost College Graduation Rates Nationwide
March 21, 2011 Vice President Biden Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Race to the Top Awards in Delaware
March 17, 2011 Remarks by President Obama, Vice President Biden, and Prime Minister Enda Kenny of Ireland at a St. Patrick's Day Reception
March 14, 2011 International Herald Tribune - The Next Steps in the U.S.-Russia Reset
March 11, 2011 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden in Chisinau, Moldova
March 10, 2011 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden and Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin
March 10, 2011 Vice President Biden's Remarks at Moscow State University
March 9, 2011 Remarks by Vice President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. at a Roundtable Discussion with American and Russian Business Leaders
March 8, 2011 Remarks By Vice President Joe Biden and President Tarja Halonen Of Finland Upon The Conclusion Of Their Bilateral Meeting
March 3, 2011 Statement by Vice President Biden on Today's Budget Meeting with House and Senate Leaders
Feb. 28, 2011 Remarks by the President and the Vice President to the National Governors Association
Feb. 8, 2011 Vice President Biden Announces Six Year Plan to Build National High-Speed Rail Network
Jan. 27, 2011 PBS "NewsHour" - Transcript
Jan. 26, 2011 Vice President Biden Announces Plan to Put One Million Advanced Technology Vehicles on the Road by 2015
Jan. 18, 2011 Statement by the Vice President on the Passing of Sargent Shriver
Jan. 14, 2011 Vice President Biden Announces Bruce Reed as New Chief of Staff
Jan. 13, 2011 Remarks by Vice President Biden to the U.S. Forces-Iraq Troops
Jan. 12, 2011 Remarks by Vice President Biden and Prime Minister Gilani of Pakistan
Jan. 11, 2011 Remarks by Vice President Biden and President Karzai of Afghanistan After Meeting
Jan. 8, 2011 Statement by the Vice President
Jan. 4, 2011 Statement by the Vice President on the Departure of Chief of Staff Ron Klain
Dec. 21, 2010 Statement by Vice President Biden on Iraqi Government Formation
Dec. 19, 2010 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
Dec. 17, 2010 Remarks by the President and Vice President at Signing of the Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Dec. 17, 2010 Remarks by the President and the Vice President Before Signing the Middle-Class Tax Cuts Bill
Dec. 15, 2010 Remarks by the Vice President at a Meeting of the United Nations Security Council
Dec. 13, 2010 Statement from the Vice President on Richard Holbrooke
Dec. 7, 2010 Vice President Biden Issues Statement on the Passing of Elizabeth Edwards
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
Dec. 2, 2010 Remarks by the President and Vice President in a Meeting with Newly Elected Governors
Nov. 24, 2010 Wall Street Journal - The Case for Ratifying New Start
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