Despite a brutal September for Trump, both candidates still have all to win next Wednesday. President-elect Obama, flanked by Vice President–elect Biden and Arne Duncan, the nominee for education secretary, takes a question from a student at a school in Chicago, Dec. 16, 2008. The most insightful comments on all subjects will be published daily in dedicated articles. Find the perfect Joseph Biden stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. In a post to her Instagram story, Swift linked fans to resources available for them to vote in November. “This accommodation will allow women at these organizations to access contraceptive coverage, not through their employer-provided plan, but instead through their insurance company or a third-party administrator.”. But Biden holds a 20 percent lead over Trump among women voters, 57 to 37 percent. “Catholic public officials who consistently support abortion on demand are cooperating with evil in a public manner. The Ohio Union County Democratic Party said the theft of yard signs seemed to have increased of late, and now they think they know why. Biden, Charles Percy, Edward Zorinsky, and Secretary of State designate George Shultz, during Shultz's confirmation hearings before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, July 1, 1982. © 2020 Getty Images. View a gallery of funny memes and captioned pictures poking fun at Vice President Joe Biden. Married to Dr. Jill Biden since 1977, he is the father of four children, daughters Naomi (died in 1972) and Ashley, and sons Hunter and Beau (died in 2015). Utilizamos cookies, próprios e de terceiros, que o reconhecem e identificam como um usuário único, para garantir a melhor experiência de navegação, personalizar conteúdo e anúncios, e melhorar o desempenho do nosso site e serviços. Reverend Nathan Empsall described the award for the attorney general as "a political maneuver simply intended to further hijack religion for Donald Trump's reelection.". Biden has promised to remove freedom of conscience protections which exempt the sisters from the “contraceptive mandate,” opening them back up to renewed suits by the federal government for failure to provide contraceptives to their employees. “Vice President Biden supports repealing the Hyde Amendment because healthcare is a right that should not be dependent on one’s zip code or income,” said his website. All the rage in the Beltway, meanwhile, was "Rage" itself, Bob Woodward's upcoming book. She described Biden as a friend who had been supporting her as she was nervous. Here's some free advice. Previously he represented Delaware in the U.S. Senate from 1973 to 2009. A leading tax think tank totted up the numbers in March, and estimated that Biden would increase taxes overall by between $3 trillion and $5 trillion over the next decade if he were to get into power. “That’s what those lovely women I’m talking to symbolize to me,” said Biden. Biden’s website also pledges him to “restore federal funding for Planned Parenthood,” and promises to “rescind the Mexico City Policy (also referred to as the global gag rule) that President Trump reinstated and expanded.”, Your contribution supports independent journalism. The US Treasury also sanctioned Ukrainian lawmaker Andrii Derkach for election interference against Mr Biden, including promoting “false and unsubstantiated” allegations. Create a commenting name to join the debate, There are no Independent Premium comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts, There are no comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts. Most people laughed at Biden’s recent flub in St. Louis when he said, “If you want to nominate a proud Democrat, a lifelong Democrat, an O’Biden Bama Democrat, join … “I have the distinct pleasure of running against the worst presidential candidate in the history of presidential politics, I really believe that. Putin has nothing like it. Vice presidential nominee Biden and Democratic presidential nominee Obama enjoy ice cream cones as they speak with local residents in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, Aug. 29, 2008.