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Dr. Jill Biden delivers closing remarks at DREAM 2015

Dr. Jill Biden: “All Americans Deserve the Opportunity to Reach Their Full Potential”

Dr. Jill Biden delivers closing remarks at DREAM 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland, February 20, 2015. (Photo by Craig Huey) This morning, Dr. Jill Biden delivered remarks at DREAM 2015 — Achieving the Dream’s Annual Institute on Student Success — to highlight the Administration’s commitment to community colleges. read more Full News here – White House.gov Blog […]

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Biden places hands on shoulders of defense secretary’s wife in latest gaffe

It was just another example of Vice President Biden grabbing headlines in a feel-good moment. Full News here – FOX News

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Roberto Zárate Introduces Dr. Jill Biden at the 2015 Community College National Legislative Summit

Dr. Jill Biden: “This Is the Moment for Community Colleges to Shine”

This morning, Dr. Jill Biden delivered remarks at the 2015 Community College National Legislative Summit to highlight the Administration's commitment to community colleges and their importance to America’s future. This event was hosted by the Association of Community College Trustees with the American Association of Community Colleges.  Roberto Zárate, Chair-Elect ACCT Board of Directors, Alamo […]

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U.S. Vice President Biden addresses during the 51st Munich Security Conference at the 'Bayerischer Hof' hotel in Munich

Biden says Ukraine has right to defend itself against Russia

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Saturday that Washington wanted a peaceful solution to the conflict in Ukraine but added that Kiev had a right to defend itself against Russia and that the United States would provide it with the means to do so. So we will continue to provide Ukraine with security assistance, […]

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Biden says Ukrainians ‘have a right to defend themselves,’ mum on US sending weapons

Vice President Joe Biden, in Germany this weekend to help reach a diplomatic solution to Russian aggression in Ukraine, said Ukrainians “have a right to defend themselves” but did not address the possibility of the United States sending weapons to them. Full News here – FOX News

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Biden Expected to Miss Netanyahu Speech to Congress

Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. is expected to miss Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress. Full News here – First Draft

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Dr. Jill Biden Wants You to Get Covered

Dr. Jill Biden was featured in Ebony today, sharing how important it is for Americans to be prepared and get health coverage. The 2015 Health Insurance Marketplace closes on February 15 — so if you still need coverage or know someone who does, take action today. “Blessed are those who persevere" is a quotation from scripture […]

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Biden Plans Iowa Trip

Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to be in Iowa next week, the Des Moines Register reports. “The news comes in the wake of the release this past weekend of a new Iowa Poll that shows Biden trails both Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth Warren in the horse race for most popular presidential pick among likely […]

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Capital Journal Friday PM: Hiring, Wages Pick Up | Biden Steps Up Pressure on Russia | Obama to Court Asian Leaders

The Journal’s Friday afternoon rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Biden Will Be Away When Netanyahu Visits Congress, His Office Says

Vice President Joe Biden likely will miss Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech before Congress next month because he will be traveling, his office said Friday, a move likely to add to growing political tension between the two countries. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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