Politics Joe Biden

  • Defending Business Made in the USA

    CNBC's John Harwood takes a look back at past vice presidential debates; and discussing what business wants to hear from the nominees tonight, especially on tax reform, with Paula Boggs, former Starbucks general counsel, and Doug Holtz-Eakin, American Action Forum president.

  • The Election and Your Portfolio

    CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in on energy stocks and what each candidate and each political party means for stocks in this sector.

  • The Debt Clock and Facing Fiscal Cliff Fears

    David Stockman, OMB Director under President Reagan shares his views on why each candidate is "wrong" on the subject of the nation's budget, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow.

  • How to Upgrade the American Economy

    CNBC's John Harwood sets the scene for the vice presidential debate, and CNBC's Larry Kudlow, explains why the debate tonight is a game changer. Also, John Engler, President of the Business Roundtable, weighs in on the key issues facing the nation's economy.

  • Obama Camp Bets on Biden

    The Democrats are putting huge pressure on Vice President Biden to deliver in tonight's VP debate. How can Joe Biden make the case to re-elect President Obama? Ari Melber, The Nation Magazine correspondent, and Phil Musser, Romney Surrogate, provide perspective.

  • What's Ryan's Debate Strategy?

    CNBC's Larry Kudlow says he doesn't bet that Biden's debate performance tonight is going to be any different than President Obama's last week, and shares his advice for GOP VP Nominee Paul Ryan. John Heilemann, New York Magazine, and Illinois Republican Congressman Aaron Schock, share their opinions.

  • Gingrich: Obama Facing Huge Problems

    According to former Speaker Newt Gingrich, expect the Obama campaign to break down in the weeks ahead.

  • Has Economy Stopped Growing?

    Checking on the stock market, and whether a Romney growth-revolution is in the making, with Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners CEO, who says "the markets are experiencing a suppressed valuation," and "the weakness in the last few days is nothing more than protection being bought into the unknown which is the election."

  • 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.