Biden at Davos urges Trump to keep up cancer 'moonshot'

/ Jan 17, 2017

Biden at Davos urges Trump to keep up cancer 'moonshot'

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, speaking just days before he leaves office, on Monday urged the incoming Trump administration to maintain his national fight to eradicate cancer. “This is the one bipartisan thing that exists and I pray will continue to exist in the ...

Obama surprises Vice President Biden with Medal of Freedom

Jan 13, 2017

Obama surprises Vice President Biden with Medal of Freedom

U.S. President Barack Obama surprised Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday by awarding him the Presidential Medal of Freedom with Distinction in an emotional White House ceremony that celebrated their partnership over eight years in office. “This is an extraordinary man,” Obama said of ...

Biden tells Trump 'grow up, time to be an adult'

/ Jan 6, 2017

Biden tells Trump 'grow up, time to be an adult'

U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden has a blunt suggestion for President-elect Donald Trump: It is time to “grow up.” Asked about a few of Trump’s controversial remarks and tweets since winning the November election, Biden had some intemperate comments of his own. “Grow up Donald, ...

/ Aug 19, 2016

DP leader Okada raps Biden for nuclear remark on Constitution

Democratic Party President Katsuya Okada criticized U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday for stating that Japan’s pacifist constitution was written by the United States. Okada said the comment, made Monday as Biden attacked Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s proposal to let Japan obtain ...

Biden meets Australian leaders, talks up military ties

Jul 19, 2016

Biden meets Australian leaders, talks up military ties

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met with Australia’s prime minister and other leaders on Tuesday, amid America’s continued push to boost its presence in the Asia-Pacific region. Biden, who is in Australia as part of a tour of the Pacific, also met with troops ...