Tag Archive for Joe Biden

Five Ways that Obama Should NOT Emulate Lincoln

Much has been made of Barack Obama’s identification with Abraham Lincoln. Of course, Lincoln makes a powerful role model for any president, especially in troubled times. But there are at least ways in which Obama should not follow Lincoln’s example, and five corresponding ways in which Lincoln should serve Obama as an example of what NOT to do.

What are McCain/Palin afraid of?

One of Senator McCain’s aides was quoted saying this campaign was not about the issues.  Now McCain won’t show up to a scheduled debate this Friday in Mississippi and the campaign is also seeking to postpone the VP debate with Gov. Palin and Senator Joe Biden. The truth is, they don’t want to debate.  Both…

WDYT: What Are You Expecting After This Week?

So how are you feeling about the state of the race now? The Obama-Biden ticket has been set. Democrats are energized going into Denver. What could go wrong? Well, the Dems in Denver must be hoping that nothing goes wrong this week. The polls are tight, and a good week in Denver may be just…

Biden’s Remarks in Springfield

I have to say I am happy with by Barack Obama’s choice of Joe Biden as his Vice Presidential Nominee. I do not share my colleague Dan’s perspective that there is a “Missed Opportunity.” People have been crowing about “experience” all throughout the primary process, and even more since Obama clinched the nomination. I cannot…

Obama Introduces Biden As His VP Nominee

Today, before a crowd of 35,000 people Senator Barack Obama introduced his choice, Senator Joe Biden, to be the Democratic Nominee for Vice President. Here (below) is a portion of his remarks. Also here is a link to the CSPAN.org video (requires RealPlayer to view). Nineteen months ago, on a cold February day right here on the steps…