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Biden reassures Iraqi PM of support

WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden reassured Iraq's government on Monday...questioned the Iraqi military commitment.Biden's call followed harsh criticism from...White House statement on Monday describing Biden's call said the vice president welcomed...
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Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground By LISA LEFF and DAVID KLEPPER

...Rodham Clinton, have said they support a higher federal minimum wage, which is currently $7.25 per hour.Vice President Joe Biden was scheduled to promote a higher minimum wage during a stop Wednesday at a washroom equipment manufacturer in Los Angeles...
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4 Marines die in attack on military sites

...for these individuals who served our country with great valor to be killed in this fashion," he said.Vice President Joe Biden likewise said: "Their families have already given a lot to the country, and now this."The shootings began at the recruiting...
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Obama on Iran deal: Only way to avert an arms race

...concerted push to sell the agreement to skeptics, while the deal's critics warned of dire consequences.Vice President Joe Biden spent the morning on Capitol Hill briefing House Democrats, and told reporters he was confident that lawmakers would get behind...
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Lloyd leads US to World Cup title

...Cup championship since 1999, and record third overall.A sellout crowd of 53,341 that included U.S. Vice President Joe Biden roared in approval for Lloyd's hat trick, the first ever in a Women's World Cup final."It's been a long journey...
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US chides China but avoids clouding cooperation

...year.Using well-worn exhortations to China, Vice President Joe Biden urged it to be a "responsible stakeholder" in the international system. In an opening statement, Biden acknowledged that there will be intense disagreements between the...
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Obama hosts Vietnam Communist Party chief

...and that has benefitted the peoples of both countries," Obama said.Following the White House meeting, Vice President Joe Biden hosted Trong for a lunch at the State Department.Obama is the first post-Vietnam War president who didn't come of age...
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Biden unveils federal broadband stimulus projects

...DAWSONVILLE, Ga. - Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday announced the first $182 million...areas and other underserved communities. Biden spoke at Impulse Manufacturing, a technologically...Alaska. Joined by Gov. Sonny Perdue, Biden told a crowd of workers, business leaders...
VP Debate: Biden, Ryan at each other on everything

...thing he said is accurate," Democrat Biden declared after Ryan said U.S. Ambassador...opinion polls.With Democrats eager for Biden to show the spark the president lacked...signing pledges to avoid raising taxes, Biden said - of Romney, Ryan and the Republicans...
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'Never stop trying to fully repay them'

...American force there, including ground troops.Vice President Joe Biden spoke Monday with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and...advanced on Ramadi. The White House said in a statement that Biden's call "recognized the enormous sacrifice and bravery of...
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