Joe Biden to Run for Presidency in 2008
Democratic U.S. Sen. Joseph Biden said on Sunday he intends to run for president in 2008, two decades after he dropped out of the race amid charges he plagiarized a British politician's speech.... Biden campaigned for the 1988 Democratic nomination but withdrew early in the race after charges he plagiarized parts of a speech by British Labor Party leader Neil Kinnock and exaggerated his academic record.
- Voted YES on loosening restrictions on cell phone wiretapping. (Oct 2001)
- Voted YES on prohibiting same-sex marriage. (Sep 1996)
- Rated 60% by the ACLU, indicating a mixed civil rights voting record. (Dec 2002)
- Rated 36% by NARAL, indicating a mixed voting record on abortion. (Dec 2003)
Biden also brought us this bill:
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