Fox News Poll: Biden-Trump tossup in Ohio, 82 percent approve of DeWine

A Fox News Poll of Ohio registered voters finds Democrat Joe Biden narrowly tops President Donald Trump in the race for the White House.  At the same time, Republican Gov. Mike DeWine enjoys sky-high, bipartisan approval. Biden is ahead of Trump by a 45 to 43 percent margin.  The former vice president’s 2-point edge is […]

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Joe Biden Drops Jokes & Takes Selfies While Supporting Protesters In Delaware

Joe Biden received a warm welcome from his supporters after he visited a protest site in Delaware this week! He joked around and reminisced on his political career before he took a series of photos with fans! Joe Biden spent time chatting and taking photos with supporters in his hometown of Wilmington, Delaware this week, as […]

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Biden raises money off George Floyd’s ‘I can’t breathe’ comments

The Joe Biden campaign on Tuesday sent an email to its supporters on Tuesday that highlighted “George Floyd’s last words” in a message that included a link for people to donate to the campaign, a move which drew criticism from conservatives like Donald Trump Jr. Wednesday. The lengthy email tore into President Trump’s handling of the unrest […]

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Charlamagne tha God accuses Biden of ‘racist’ legislative record in Senate

Radio host Charlamagne tha God on Wednesday called out Joe Biden for his “racist” legislative record in the Senate, just weeks after the presumptive Democratic nominee made waves on his show by saying “you ain’t black” if you are figuring out whether to vote for him or President Trump. Charlamagne on CNN explained that Biden […]

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Biden has edge over Trump on handling race relations: poll

A new national poll shows Democratic challenger Joe Biden holding an 11-point lead over President Trump with five months to go until the November general election. And the Monmouth University survey – which was conducted last Thursday through Monday, as protests and violent clashes swept major cities across the country in the wake of George Floyd’s death – indicates […]

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Biden moves closer to formally winning Democratic nomination

Joe Biden and President Donald Trump easily swept their respective primary contests that ranged from Maryland to Montana and featured the night’s biggest prize: Pennsylvania. | Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images Joe Biden could lock down the nomination within the next week as West Virginia and Georgia hold primaries. Joe Biden is on the cusp […]

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Biden closes in on clinching Democratic presidential nomination

Joe Biden was running the table on Tuesday night, moving him closer to going over the top and formally clinching the Democratic presidential nomination, as seven states and the District of Columbia were holding Democratic presidential primaries. The Associated Press projected the former vice president the winner in Pennsylvania, the state with the most convention delegates up […]

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Police groups criticize Biden suggestion that cops be trained to shoot knife-wielding attackers ‘in the leg’

Police groups are criticizing a suggestion by presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden that cops, facing a knife-wielding attacker, should be trained to “shoot ‘em in the leg instead of the heart” – with one describing it as “misleading to the point of being deceitful.” Biden made the suggestion in an address to black community leaders in […]

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Biden blasts Trump’s ‘narcissism’ in new phase of campaign

By STEVE PEOPLES and WILL WEISSERT PHILADELPHIA — Joe Biden mounted one of his most aggressive attacks against President Donald Trump on Tuesday, deriding the commander in chief’s disregard of core constitutional values and blistering him for being “more interested in power, than in principle.” “He thinks division helps him,” the presumptive Democratic nominee said […]

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Joe Biden Slams Trump In Speech: ‘I Won’t Fan Flames Of Hate — I Will Seek To Heal Racial Wounds’

Joe Biden vowed to work toward ‘healing racial wounds’ amid nationwide protests following George Floyd’s death, rather than calling for violence against protesters like Donald Trump. Former Vice President Joe Biden delivered an impassioned speech slamming President Donald Trump on June 2, calling him out for “fanning the flames of hate” amid nationwide protests following […]

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Joe Biden Lashes Into Trump for Fanning ‘the Flames of Hate’

Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Tuesday excoriated President Trump’s stewardship of a nation convulsed in crisis over issues of race and police brutality, likening Mr. Trump’s language to that of Southern racists of the 1960s and accusing him of sullying the highest ideals of America. “Donald Trump has turned this country into a battlefield riven […]

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Unrest in wake of Floyd death puts pressure on Biden as he mulls running mate

As former Vice President Joe Biden considers one of the most consequential decisions of his White House bid – whom he’ll choose as running mate – the wave of unrest sweeping across America’s cities the past week is impacting his decision-making as it elevates the combustible issue of racial injustice. The volume’s been turned up […]

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Biden says police should be trained to ‘shoot ’em in the leg instead of the heart’

Joe Biden said Monday that police — if facing a threat from a person with “a knife or something” — should be trained to “shoot ‘em in the leg instead of the heart,” amid five straight days of protest following the death of George Floyd. “Instead of standing there and teaching a cop when there’s an unarmed […]

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‘Hate Just Hides. It Doesn’t Go Away,’ Biden Says

new video loaded: ‘Hate Just Hides. It Doesn’t Go Away,’ Biden Says transcript Back bars 0:00/0:46 –0:46 transcript ‘Hate Just Hides. It Doesn’t Go Away,’ Biden Says Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. visited Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Wilmington, Del., where parishioners shared their anguish over racism and police brutality. The Band-Aid […]

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Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen into hate’ at first public campaign event since coronavirus lockdown

Former Vice President Joe Biden argued the comments made by President Trump are encouraging violence amid a wave of protests interspersed with rioting across the country sparked by the death of a black man in Minnesota who died after a white police officer put his knee on the man’s neck for 8 minutes. The presumptive […]

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Ex-Sanders aide sarcastically calls Biden ‘king of the Black people,’ asks why he hasn’t ‘put an end’ to riots

Bernie Sanders’ former press secretary mocked Joe Biden on Monday, calling him “king of the Black people” and asking why he hasn’t “put an end” to riots. “The way the press talked about him, you’d think one statement from Biden, king of the Black people, could put an end to all this,” Briahna Gray on […]

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Unrest demonstrates Biden’s challenge in breaking through

Democratic presidential candidate and former US Vice President Joe Biden arrives to pay his respects to fallen service members on Memorial Day at Delaware Memorial Bridge Veteran’s Memorial Park in Newcastle, Delaware, May 25, 2020.  | Photo by OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images After another night of violent protests, the 77-year-old Democrat was meeting with […]

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Can Biden Emerge From the Basement and Meet the Moment?

Under normal circumstances, Joseph R. Biden Jr. might have delivered a speech on race in America on Sunday, covered by a press corps following him around the country. He might have visited Minneapolis or another city torn by violence. He might have summoned reporters to the front of his plane to critique President Trump’s leadership […]

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Biden Names Two New Advisers as Convention Decision Looms

Joseph R. Biden Jr. has chosen two Democratic strategists to lead his preparations for the party’s summer nominating convention, a traditionally crucial event for a presidential campaign that is now enveloped in uncertainty because of the coronavirus pandemic. Mr. Biden’s campaign is designating Addisu Demissie, a veteran Democratic strategist who managed Senator Cory Booker’s presidential […]

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Joe Biden, wearing mask, visits protest site in Delaware

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Sunday visited a location where protesters have been demonstrating against police brutality and racial inequality, according to a photo Biden posted on Instagram, as protests and riots rage across the U.S. following the death of George Floyd last week. Floyd on Monday died while in the custody of the […]

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Biden Visits Protest Site While Trump Endorses Violent Pushback

The difference between the two presidential candidates played out in stark contrast on Sunday. While Joe Biden was using social media to share a message of understanding, acknowledging the country’s pain, President Trump used the same medium to endorse a call for violence in response to the protests raging across the nation. The Democratic candidate […]

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Biden condemns riots over George Floyd death, calls for end to ‘needless destruction’

Former Vice President Joe Biden called the protests Saturday in response to the death of George Floyd “utterly American,” but condemned the “needless destruction” in communities and called for an end to violence. Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, said the protests and riots that have broke out across the nation over the past several days […]

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Joe Biden: Trump’s protest comments ‘thoroughly irresponsible’

Vice President Joe Biden, the presumptive nominee of the Democratic Party for the 2020 election, told CNN’s Don Lemon he finds President Trump’s comments amid the protests "thoroughly irresponsible." "I think he’s thoroughly irresponsible. Thoroughly irresponsible. I mean, it is just absolutely — he talks like — I’m afraid I’ll say something I’ll regret. I […]

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Biden Calls Out Trump for ‘Encouraging Violence,’ Says Floyd Killing Was an ‘Act of Brutality’

In a live address on Friday, presidential candidate Joe Biden said the killing of George Floyd was “an act of brutality” that “denied him of his very humanity.” Biden’s emotional speech came before the arrest of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was later charged with Floyd’s murder. Before the speech, the candidate spoke with […]

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‘The Pain Is Too Intense’: Biden Challenges White Americans

WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., addressing a nation on edge, challenged white Americans on Friday to fully confront the enduring inequities faced by black Americans because, he said, “the pain is too intense for one community to bear alone.” In his first formal remarks since a white Minneapolis police officer was […]

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