Democratic Nominee for US President
Delaware Senator from 1973 to 2009, he was elected the 47th U.S. vice president with President Barack Obama in 2008 and re-elected in 2012. He states about his platform: “We aren’t just going to rebuild what has worked in the past. This is our opportunity to build back better than ever.” Biden is married to his second wife, Dr. Jill Biden, since 1977. On May 30, 2015, his son Beau died at the age of 46, after battling brain cancer.