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Politics Jul 14WATCH: Biden unveils plan to combat climate change and overhaul energy industry
The former vice president acknowledged that the economy is in “crisis” because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but said it offers "an incredible opportunity, not just to build back to where we were before, but better, stronger, more resilient and more…
Politics Jun 30WATCH: Biden criticizes Trump for handling of COVID-19 pandemic
In a Tuesday afternoon address, Biden laid out how he would handle the public health and economic crisis if he were in the White House.
Politics Jun 22Biden campaign commits to 3 general election debates
“Our position is straightforward and clear: Joe Biden will accept the Commission’s debates, on the Commission’s dates, under the Commission’s established format and the Commission’s independent choice of moderators."…
Nation Jun 11WATCH: Biden holds roundtable with Philadelphia community on reopening the economy
The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee is promising to dramatically expand testing for the virus, guarantee federal paid leave for all who get sick and create a national task force to better track the spread of the disease.
Politics May 31Unrest demonstrates Biden’s challenge in breaking through
That low-key, high-touch approach may be a sign of how the presumptive Democratic nominee presents himself in the five months before the presidential election, emphasizing calm and competence as a contrast to a mercurial president.
Politics May 22Lawyer for Biden accuser Tara Reade drops her as a client
The decision by attorney Douglas Wigdor comes just two weeks after he first began working with Reade. He said in a statement Friday the decision to drop Reade wasn't a reflection on the veracity of her claims, although he offered…
Politics May 20WATCH: Biden delivers graduation address at Columbia Law School
Biden urged Columbia University Law School graduates on Wednesday to “trust in self-governance. Because right now, it’s under attack.”…
Politics May 04Senate secretary declines Biden’s request to release possible Reade documents
The secretary of the Senate has declined Joe Biden's request to release any potential documents pertaining to an allegation of sexual assault against him from a former Senate staffer, citing confidentiality requirements under the law.
Politics May 03Reade: ‘I didn’t use sexual harassment’ in Biden complaint
Tara Reade, the former Senate staffer who alleges Joe Biden sexually assaulted her 27 years ago, says she filed a limited report with a congressional personnel office that did not explicitly accuse him of sexual assault or harassment.
Politics May 01Biden on sexual assault allegation: ‘It never, never happened’
Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden’s first public remarks on the allegation by former staffer Tara Reade come at a critical moment for the presumptive Democratic nominee as he tries to relieve mounting pressure after weeks of…