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For Discipline in Politics, Turn to Veep Debate

By Paris Martineau, Deputy Opinion Editor

October 4, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The vice presidential debate is something every prospective voter should carefully watch — and not because it is going to be scandalous and titillating, but precisely because it isn’t going to be.

Keep Warren in the Senate — She Can Do More There

Keep Warren in the Senate — She Can Do More There

By Matthew Perry, Contributing Writer

May 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Elizabeth Warren is an influential, galvanizing politician who has the proper combination of policy expertise and personal charisma that would be wasted on the vice presidency.

Power players: vice presidents

Power players: vice presidents

October 26, 2012


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

Marc Nozell/Flickr.com   Joe Biden Abortion:As a Catholic, Biden personally opposes abortion but supports a woman’s right to choose. The vice president agrees with the Supreme Court’s decisions in Roe v. Wade (1973) and Griswold v. Connecticut (1965), which recognized the right to privacy under the 14th Amendment. Biden has voted to ban fede...