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Biden Forced to Declare Trump the Winner

This must have hurt. Good, considering all the invective Biden has hurled at Republicans over the years.

From the Washington Examiner:

Vice President Joe Biden on Friday shut down Democratic challenges to the congressional certification of the Electoral College vote, declaring Donald Trump the next president in the final official declaration by the U.S. government.

“It is over,” he said when a third challenge was lodged by a House Democrat, to a rousing cheer from Republicans.

Biden gaveled down similar protests from Reps. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, and Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz. Jackson Lee stood four times to protest, but each time was shut down by Biden.

Biden Expects Gitmo to Close by the End of Obama’s Presidency

Vice President Biden said Thursday it is his “hope and expectation” that the U.S. Guantanamo Bay prison facility in Cuba will close before President Obama leaves office. Biden spoke during a press conference with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in Stockholm. President Obama appears to be relentlessly determined, no matter the cost to national security,… Continue Reading

Biden Will Not Run for President

Vice President Biden Wednesday announced that he will not run for president, saying he had been going through a grieving process for his deceased son and has now run out of time to join the fray. “I believe we’re out of time – the time necessary to mount a campaign for the nomination,” Biden said… Continue Reading

Video || Joe Biden’s Malarky

Thought you might enjoy this video from the staff at PoliZette. Will Biden get in this week? Who knows. He may want to wait for the brouhaha over the House Speaker situation to flame out and then announce next week. But all signs, as you probably know, are that he is running. And then we’ll have to deal… Continue Reading

Biden Looking Like a Candidate

The Wall Street Journal is reporting today that Vice President Joe Biden has basically decided to run for president, though it is still possible he could change his mind if he decides his grief over his son’s death is haunting him to too great a degree. From the Wall Street Journal: Vice President Joe Biden’s… Continue Reading