Joe Biden

Joe Biden won’t beat Donald Trump

19 August 2019 10:09

Joe Biden has led Democratic polls since day one, holding the kind of consistent lead within his party that Donald…

Is Joe Biden the Democrat’s Jeb Bush?

2 July 2019 17:52

There was a time in the not-so-distant past when Joe Biden was the man to beat in the race to…

Can gaffe-prone Joe Biden learn to act like a president?

21 June 2019 6:00

Joe Biden may have the nickname ‘Middle-Class Joe’ but in truth, the former vice president is a career politician. He…

Biden vs Trump could be nastier than Clinton vs Trump

13 June 2019 8:00

America’s last presidential election campaign won’t be easily forgotten. From leaked Access Hollywood tapes and spurious insults between the two contenders to…

Joe Biden’s bid for the top job could tear the Democrats apart

25 April 2019 18:32

The old dog has announced. And he is in it to win it. After endless rumours about whether he will throw…

Joe Biden is Obama without hope

24 April 2019 10:05

Joe Biden’s inevitable 2020 presidential candidacy is a strange, strange thing. Biden has longed to be president all his political…

Is Turkey turning its back on the US?

27 August 2016 8:59

On a cool day in Istanbul the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge was opened to much fanfare. Hundreds, if not thousands,…

With Hillary Clinton’s hopes in the balance, will Joe Biden now enter the race?

2 February 2016 11:44

What now for Hillary Clinton? The rumour in Washington last week was that, given her weak position in New Hampshire and…

Joe Biden’s moment is now

13 October 2015 23:27

On 7th February 2000, for the first time in American history, a First Lady (a sitting one at that) took…

A Joe Biden run for the presidency is actually the best thing Hillary Clinton could hope for

3 August 2015 10:07

Let’s not be too cynical. It is a touching thought that Beau Biden’s dying wish was that his father Joe,…

Hillary Clinton 2016? If she wants it, then yes. - Spectator Blogs

17 January 2013 17:18

Yes, yes, yes, speculating about the 2016 Presidential election before Barack Obama has even begun his second term is a…

US Elections: The favourites for 2016

18 November 2012 14:50

Even so soon after President Obama’s reelection, speculation over who might replace him in January 2017 is already in full…

Vice-President Biden closes the enthusiasm gap

12 October 2012 7:24

The conventional wisdom dictates that debates between VP candidates are nights that should only interest political anoraks. But the last…

Slick Rick

10 November 2011 12:04

Rick Perry has proved again that, despite the herculean efforts of Herman Cain, he is still the most gaffe-prone politician…

Rubio for VP?

9 September 2011 11:12

Just under a year from now, Republicans will meet in Tampa, Florida for their National Convention, at which their candidate…

The insidious fingers of Iran are all over Iraq

23 October 2010 14:35

Wikileaks is the story of the day. The Guardian has extensive coverage of unsubstantiated allegations made by unnamed Iraqis. That…