Vice President Joe Biden http://wunc.org en Vice President Joe Biden Visits Durham http://wunc.org/post/vice-president-joe-biden-visits-durham <p>Vice President Joe Biden was in North Carolina yesterday, just one day after Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney and his vice-presidential pick Paul Ryan visited the state. The vice president did his best to lay out the differences between the Democratic and Republican tickets.<br> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Jessica Jones 1899 at http://wunc.org Vice President Biden Brings Campaign To Durham http://wunc.org/post/vice-president-biden-brings-campaign-durham <p>Vice President Joe Biden was in Durham today on the campaign trail. His visit comes just one day after Republican Mitt Romney and his vice presidential pick visited North Carolina. Biden told a cheering crowd that he and President Obama want to do everything they can to support the middle class. But he says Ryan's budget plan, adopted by the U-S House, supports wealthy people by giving them tax breaks and cuts programs for the poor.<br> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 21:12:00 +0000 Jessica Jones 1924 at http://wunc.org Romney, Biden In NC http://wunc.org/post/romney-biden-nc <p>The race for President is ratcheting up in North Carolina, as both campaigns are making the state a central focus.</p><p><strong><span style="font-weight: bold;">Dave DeWitt</span>:</strong> In 2008, the presidential race in North Carolina came down to 4-tenths of a percentage point. The race in 2012 looks like it could be just as close, and both candidates are likely to spend a lot of time here in the next few months.</p> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 08:45:00 +0000 Dave DeWitt 1926 at http://wunc.org Biden Touts Community Colleges in the Triad http://wunc.org/post/biden-touts-community-colleges-triad <p>Vice President Joe Biden stopped in the Triad today to stress the importance of community colleges.<br><br><strong>Jeff Tiberii: </strong>Inside the gymnasium at Davidson County Community College Vice President Biden spoke to about 500 people in front of a Blue banner reading “An America Built To Last”. The Vice President spoke as part of a tour highlighting President Barack Obama's budget pitch to fund community colleges and local businesses working together. He said completing a two-year program has cumulative benefits.<br> Fri, 24 Feb 2012 21:40:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 3194 at http://wunc.org Biden Touts Community Colleges in the Triad