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June 23rd, 2014
09:23 PM ET

Van Jones: Clinton's 'blowing it'

Van Jones, S.E. Cupp, Stephanie Cutter and Newt Gingrich debate Hillary's wealth controversy.

Rand Paul vs. Dick Cheney Divide in Iraq
Newt Gingrich, S.E. Cupp, Stephanie Cutter and Van Jones debate the GOP divide in intervening in Iraq.

Outrage: Why U.S. tied with Portugal
Stephanie Cutter is outraged over something called "stoppage time."

Outrage: VA bill fattening, not fixing
Newt Gingrich is outraged over the new VA bill and says it doesn't fix the problem.

Biden gets his (water) gun
S.E. Cupp is "outraged" over Joe Biden and his water gun.

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Putting their money where their mouth is
June 23rd, 2014
05:33 PM ET

Putting their money where their mouth is

Hillary Clinton said two weeks ago that her family was "dead broke" when they left the White House in 2001. She quickly tried to clean up the comments.

But the clean-up doesn't appear to have been committed to memory.

In an interview with Britain's Guardian published over the weekend, Clinton reignited the debate over her wealth by comparing herself to other wealthy people who Clinton said were "truly well off."

Today, Joe Biden touted his modest finances. He's long joked about his modest financial standing, but on Monday Vice President Joe Biden acknowledged he's come a long way since being listed among the poorest members of Congress.

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Who better understands the middle class?

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Should Obama endorse Biden?
April 17th, 2014
05:50 PM ET

Should Obama endorse Biden?

The selfie. The “guys’ trip.” An endorsement?

Not quite.

President Barack Obama, who has never been less than glowing in public praise of his vice president, said in an interview aired Thursday that Joe Biden “will go down as one of the finest vice presidents in history” and has been “a great partner in everything that I do.”

But Obama stopped short – as he’ll likely do until a Democratic nominee emerges in 2016 – from saying he’d support Biden if he makes a third run for the White House.

“I suspect that there may be other potential candidates for 2016 who have been great friends and allies,” he told CBS News. “I know that we've got an extraordinary secretary of state who did great service for us and worked with me and Joe to help make the country safer.”

That “extraordinary” diplomat would be Hillary Clinton, the understood Democratic frontrunner whose every utterance is parsed for signs she’s closer to jumping back into the political fray.

As it happens, the last time Obama sat down with CBS for a joint interview was with Clinton as she prepared to step down as secretary of state shortly after the start of his second term. And just as he did Thursday, Obama heaped praise on the former rival.

“I think Hillary will go down as one of the finest secretary of states we've had,” he said – but again stopped short of offering his 2016 endorsement. FULL STORY

We want you to weigh in: If Joe Biden decides to run for President in 2016, should Obama endorse him?

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