Joe Biden

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Former Senator and Vice President,
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Democrat

Joseph Biden Jr. served as the 47th vice president from 2009-2017. He previously served as a Delaware senator and is a member of the Democratic Party

Our politician rating of Joe Biden shows what policies Joe supports and opposes including Joe's conservative and liberal leanings based on analysis of hundreds of articles scanned daily using the latest data science and artificial intelligence technologies.
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DACA

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Biden, who was vice president when DACA was created, has vowed to reinstate the program and allow Dreamers to receive federal student aid, calling Trump's decision to end the program "cruel and counterproductive.;Biden, who has faced criticism for the number of immigrants deported during the Obama administration, has vowed to reinstate DACA within his first 100 days as president and work with Congress to create a pathway to citizenship for the 11 million immigrants in the United States illegally.

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European Union

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Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersJoe Biden's ideal VP is Condoleezza Rice McEnany, Ocasio-Cortez tangle over 'Biden adviser' label Former US ambassador to EU:

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Welfare

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Biden wants to expand spending on social services such as education and mental health care that can support police efforts, but also spend more on training existing police officers.

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Charter Schools

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So, yes, let's reflect on Biden, the would-be moral leader of our country, who endorsed China's brutal policies, was behind the crime bill that led to countless black Americans being locked up, and to top it off; has declared he would crush charter schools if elected.

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Gun Control

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"It worked in some areas but it failed in others," Biden said in July, pointing to the Violence Against Women Act and the assault-weapons ban as two important measures that were in the bill. "

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Iran

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More from National Review Biden's Progressive Gamble Sanders Stands to Benefit from Trump's Conflict with Iran

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Abortion

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In 2011, the Post noted that Biden appeared to praise China's one-child policy, which has "rested on coercion, including forced sterilization and abortion."

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Mandatory Prison Sentences

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In the 1990's, Biden led the charge on a new crime bill that resulted in mass incarceration of young black men and longer prison sentences that disproportionally impacted the black community.

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Anti-Discrimination Laws

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Biden said police violence "cuts at the very heart of our sacred beliefs that all Americans are equal in rights and dignity, and it sends a very clear message to the black community and black lives that are under threat every single day.

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Marijuana Legalization

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But Biden can't seem to let go; he is inconsistent and ambivalent about marijuana legalization.;Ironically, the police were probably nowhere to be found when Biden's friends George W Bush and Barack Obama used marijuana.

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Protectionist Trade

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On top of firing a prosecutor on orders from US Vice President Joe Biden, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko also robbed his own people by raising tariffs to please his US overlords, according to audio of their alleged calls.

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Student Debt Cancellation

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Recently, Biden embraced a more fulsome effort to help Americans address student debt.

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Coal Mining

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Anthony BookerHickenlooper endorses Biden for president Bipartisan bill aims to help smallest businesses weather the coronavirus crisis The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by The American Investment Council - Trump takes his 'ready to reopen' mantra on the road MORE's (D-N.J.) and former New York City Mayor Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg.7 billion expected to be spent in 2020 campaign despite coronavirus: report Bloomberg wages war on COVID-19, but will he abandon his war on coal?

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Universal Basic Income

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Trump leads Biden by 3 points in Ohio, 6 points in Texas Universal basic income and the end of the republic MORE (D-Calif.) is calling on Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamSenate GOP to press for Biden, other ex-Obama officials to testify on Flynn Buttigieg PAC rolls out slate of endorsements

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Border Wall

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As Joe Biden talks of building a presidency in the spirit of FDR and the New Deal, Greg Grandin, whose book "The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America" won the 2020 Pulitzer in nonfiction, discusses the battle for the New Deal, who was left out of its gains, and analyzes what such a program would look like in the aftermath of the Trump presidency.

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Taxes

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Secondly, prosperity for black Americans is contingent on prosperity for all Americans, and Biden's plan to raise taxes will likely kill prosperity across the board.

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Environmental Regulations

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Progressive U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will serve on a panel advising Joe Biden on climate policy, the apparent Democratic presidential nominee and the Congresswoman's spokesperson said. ;Ocasio-Cortez, who had endorsed Sanders months before he dropped out of the race in April, will be serving as Sanders' representative on the committee convened by Biden dealing with climate policy, her spokeswoman said.

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Social Security Privatization

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WarrenDonald Trump is proposing attacks on Social Security and seniors; here is what we should do instead Hillicon Valley: FBI, DHS to accuse China of hacking virus researchers | Warren warns of COVID-19 threats to elections | Musk reopening California Tesla factory against state orders Kamala Harris leads the list of Biden running mates MORE (D-Mass.) told reporters earlier this month that she thought Biden's response was "convincing" and that she supported him.

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LGBT Rights

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"In 2012, the same year he boldly declared his support for marriage equality, Vice President Biden made clear that 'transgender equality is the civil rights issue of our time.'

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United Nations

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she'd likely turn down an offer from Joe Biden to become the ambassador to the United Nations, although she admits it would be an easy commute.

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Electoral College

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A RealClearPolitics average gives Biden a 5.2% lead based on all available polling, but it's worth remembering that even though the odds point to the eventual Democratic candidate winning the popular vote, the presidency is decided by the number of Electoral College votes.

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Government Spending

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Biden oversaw the Recovery Act after the 2008-2009 global financial crisis, and called for robust oversight of the government's spending; Warren at that time led the oversight panel for the Troubled Asset Relief Program.

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Illegal Immigration

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Trump's team hopes to target Biden, particularly over China once the pandemic wanes, along with trade deals and some of the more liberal policy positions he committed to during the Democratic debates, such as health care for undocumented immigrants.;Trump aides have been discussing attacks that range from going after Biden for not supporting the raid on Osama bin Laden to supporting taxpayer-funded health care for illegal immigrants and supporting the Green New Deal and its champion liberal freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., according to Republican officials.

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The Green New Deal

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Trump aides have been discussing attacks that range from going after Biden for not supporting the raid on Osama bin Laden to supporting taxpayer-funded health care for illegal immigrants and supporting the Green New Deal and its champion liberal freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., according to Republican officials.

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ICE

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But it makes zero sense for Biden to effectively put his campaign on ice, as the Times demands.

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Tuition-Free College

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In March, for example, Joe Biden came out in support of free college for families making under $125,000 a year.

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Universal Healthcare

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But just to back up a little bit, Joe Biden is proposing a public option for health care, which would radically expand the number of Americans who can get health-insurance benefits.

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Planned Parenthood

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Women's rights organizations, from Emily's List to Planned Parenthood to Time's Up, were largely silent as many tried to privately pressure Mr. Biden into making a public statement.

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Socialized Healthcare

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A strong Biden supporter and former refugee, Komi has been featured in a Biden campaign video discussing why he supports expanding Obamacare.

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Travel Ban

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In Michigan, an ad titled "China Prosperity" has clips of Biden praising China; in Wisconsin, an ad titled "Stop China" also uses video of Biden remarks to accuse the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee of trying to protect China amid the coronavirus outbreak; and in Pennsylvania, the ad titled "Travel Ban" uses a clip of Biden criticizing the China travel ban.

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