President Barack Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to outgoing Vice President Joe Biden during a surprise ceremony at the White House on Thursday.

"Our politics have conspired to make it as easy as possible for a terrorist buy extraordinary powerful weapons and they can do so legally," Obama said.

“I regret it every day, but it was the right decision for my family and for me,” he told an NBC affiliate in Connecticut on Wednesday.

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Ending months of speculation, Vice President Joe Biden announced that he will not be seeking the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination. He was flanked by his wife Jill Biden and accompanied by President Barack Obama.

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President Barack Obama on Monday reportedly gave Vice President Joe Biden his seal of approval to run for president in 2016, a senior Democrat tells CNN. Biden hasn’t yet announced his candidacy, but news of a possible run has been swirling in the Election 2016 world. His office, however, has remained mum. From CNN: But […]

Vice President Joe Biden performs better than Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in hypothetical general-election match-ups.