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Beau Biden Nominates His Father, Joe Biden for Vice President
September 6, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
4927433046Beau Biden Nominates His Father for Vice President at DNCDelaware Attorney General Beau Biden officially put his father, Joe Biden, into nonimation for Vice President of the United States, which was then confirmed by acclamation by the Democratic National Convention unanimously.2012-09-07 00:05:00disabledEYjrS-F3dCc217237Shields and Brooks on Trump’s trip, Montana press bashingSyndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss President Trump’s first trip abroad and views on NATO, plus dramatic domestic cuts in the White House’s budget proposal, a new CBO assessment of the Republican health care bill and whether an alleged assault by a political candidate suggests growing hostility toward the press.2017-05-26 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/sandb-2-320x196.jpg30013149775IUU1NlPXL4217235World leaders try to bend Trump's ear on first trip abroadPresident Trump spent the final day of his first trip abroad in Sicily at a G-7 Summit, where he met with several world leaders to discuss issues such as climate change and trade. It wrapped up a busy week with stops in Saudi Arabia, Israel and the West Bank, the Vatican and the headquarters of the European Union and NATO. Hari Sreenivasan speaks with Margaret Talev of Bloomberg News.2017-05-26 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/RTX37SMI-320x196.jpg3001313732T09T-UEIGPg217111Does an assault on a reporter reflect greater antipathy?Montana’s special election took a bizarre turn Wednesday, when GOP candidate Greg Gianforte was charged with assaulting a reporter. And there have been other recent incidents over press access, including the arrest of a West Virginia public media reporter in early May. John Yang talks to Howard Kurtz of Fox News and Tom Rosenstiel, executive director of the American Press Institute.2017-05-25 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/press3-e1495755371952-320x196.jpg30012795284uPcXFpqwck
Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden officially nominated his father, Joe Biden -- whom he also attributed as his 'hero' -- for vice president of the United States at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday. As the delegates unanimously approved the nomination, Joe Biden began to tear up.
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