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Politics Joe Biden

  • Obama Losing Electoral Votes?

    Larry Kudlow looks at the new polls which suggest five states have gone from leaning Obama to toss-up status. Is Mitt Romney closing the gap?

  • Smackdown of the Veeps

    The task tonight for Paul Ryan tonight is to try to accelerate the momentum that Romney gained last week, reports CNBC's John Harwood; and what to expect in tonight's VP debates, with Dean Baker, Center for Economic and Policy Research, and Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform.

  • Will Ryan Deliver a Knockout Punch?

    Republican VP Nominee Paul Ryan wants to reach out to youth voters in the debates tonight, says Robert Costa of the National Review; and Newt Gingrich, former presidential candidate (R), says he thinks "President Obama is disoriented right now," and that "Biden will try to re-establish some sense of momentum tonight."

  • Vice President Joe Biden to deliver a feisty performance Thursday evening during a high-stakes debate against Republican challenger Paul Ryan and seize back momentum in the race for the White House.

  • Kudlow: VP Debate Will Be Must-See TV

    Debates between vice presidential candidates never decide elections — e.g., Lloyd Bentsen's annihilation of Dan Quayle over Jack Kennedy — but they provide great fun. Why not make it more fun with a drinking game?

  • Vice President Joe Biden to deliver a feisty performance Thursday evening during a high-stakes debate against Republican challenger Paul Ryan and seize back momentum in the race for the White House.

  • Ryan vs. Biden on the Budget

    Rep. Jeb Hensarling, (R-TX), discusses the difference between the two vice presidential candidates on the U.S. debt problem and how to avoid the fiscal cliff.

  • DANVILLE, Ky.-- Democrat Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan pull up a couple of chairs for a vice presidential debate that has mushroomed in importance since Mitt Romney's strong showing in the first presidential faceoff.

  • Former Verizon Wireless CEO on Sprint Deal, VP Debate

    Dennis Strigl, former President & COO of Verizon Communications, weighs in on the deal between Softbank and Sprint, and discusses what he expects to hear at tonight's vice presidential debate.

  • VP Candidates Square Off Tonight

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest presidential poll results, and weighs in on what to expect to hear from Vice President Biden, and GOP challenger, Paul Ryan in tonight's debate.

  • Candidates Respond to Unemployment

    We can and we will get unemployment under six percent, says Vice President Biden. Rep. Paul Ryan countered, the economy is barely limping along, it's growing at 1.3 percent.

  • Will VP Biden Come Out Swinging?

    Former Sen. Ted Kaufman, (D-DE), discusses how he has prepared Vice President Joe Biden for tonight's debate with GOP challenger, Paul Ryan.

  • GOP Preview of Vice Presidential Debate

    Reince Priebus, Republican National Committee chairman, discusses what to expect to hear from GOP vice presidential nominee, Paul Ryan, at tonight's debate.

  • DANVILLE, Ky., Oct 11- With the Republicans grabbing the momentum in a shifting White House race, Vice President Joe Biden will look to recover some ground and ease Democratic worries on Thursday in a high-stakes debate against Republican challenger Paul Ryan.

  • Swing State Poll Shows Presidential Race Close

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the results from the latest NBC News-WSJ poll, and explains why the stakes are high in tonight's debate between Vice President Joe Biden and GOP challenger Paul Ryan.

  • Biden Must Not Sound like Ryan's Dad: Expert

    Sara Taylor Fagen, partner & chief political strategist at DDC Advocacy and Penny Lee, democratic strategist at Venn Strategies, discuss what is needed from both candidates in tonight's vice-presidential debate.

  • DANVILLE, Ky., Oct 11- With the Republicans grabbing the momentum in a shifting White House race, Vice President Joe Biden will look to recover some ground and ease Democratic worries on Thursday in a high-stakes debate against Republican challenger Paul Ryan.

  • Biden, Ryan Set to Square Off

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the stakes are high for the U.S. vice presidential debate tomorrow; and Karen Finney, The Hill columnist, and Kate Obenshain, author of "Divider-In-Chief," discuss whether republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan can keep Romney's momentum.

  • Biden vs. Ryan: Ahead of the VP Debates

    On Thursday night, vice president Joe Biden and Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan will go head-to-head in their only debate of the election cycle. Jard Bernstein, former Chief economist to VP Joe Biden and Art Laffer, Laffer Investments, discuss what to expect.

  • WASHINGTON-- Four years ago, Joe Biden was careful not to appear overly aggressive in his vice presidential debate with Sarah Palin, then a newcomer to the national stage. Now, as he prepares to debate Paul Ryan, a 14- year House veteran and the top Republican budget writer, Biden is less concerned about looking like a bully.