What is the Case for Biden over Clinton?

By: Thursday February 27, 2014 2:55 pm

As a recent Politico feature makes clear Vice President Joe Biden is still seriously thinking about running for President in 2016. While I’m a strong supporter of primaries because I believe they give the party an chance to debate what they stand for, I fail to see what is either the policy or political case [...]

Is Any Democrat Desperate Enough to Challenge Clinton?

By: Thursday February 13, 2014 11:11 am

I think one fact that is not mentioned enough about 2016 is how bad an election it will be for any regular Democrat running for president. It is rare for a political party to hold the White House for three terms in a row and the country seems to have soured on President Obama. His [...]

More Indications Biden Is Thinking About Another Run

By: Friday May 10, 2013 11:14 am

After a long interview with Vice President Joe Biden Rolling Stone reporter Douglas Brinkley is convinced he is seriously considering a run for the presidency. From the Rolling Stone: My takeaway from my one-hour White House interview with Joe Biden is that he must be considering a presidential run. There will be too much Obama-era [...]

2016: All Top Tier Democratic Candidates Now Back Marriage Equality

By: Monday March 18, 2013 1:21 pm

It is time to take a moment to again reflect on just how much progress has been made on the issue of marriage equality in the last decade. Back during the 2008 Democratic primary none of the strongest candidates supported same-sex marriage. Now with the recent endorsement of Hillary Clinton, every Democrat that is viewed [...]

Biden Leaves Options Open for 2016 Run and Why It Matters

By: Thursday January 24, 2013 1:25 pm

If Vice President Joe Biden actually ran for President he would be 74 when he took office making him the oldest first term president ever. Despite his advanced age though Biden hasn’t shut the door on a possible run. In fact, he has taken several steps to hold this option open. For example, Biden paid [...]

Delaware Senate Race Shows Conservatives’ Candidate Calculus

By: Wednesday July 28, 2010 4:53 pm

Staunch conservative Christine O’Donnell is challenging Rep. Mike Castle (R-DE at large) for the Republican nomination for the Delaware Senate seat formerly held by Joe Biden. Despite Castle being the establishment choice with a good chance of winning in a blue state, O’Donnell has lined up impressive endorsements from powerful conservative organizations, including the Susan [...]

DE-Sen: Democrats Find A Candidate

By: Wednesday February 3, 2010 4:49 pm

Chris Coons, the New Castle County Executive, will run for the US Senate seat once held by Vice President Joe Biden. Coons, a Democrat, is likely to face Rep. Mike Castle in November. Local and national Democrats had long expected Biden’s son Beau, Delaware’s attorney general, to seek the seat in the November special election. [...]

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