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Obama, Biden Unveil Job Training Grant Program

The president and vice president of the United States visited Pittsburgh today, putting the city in the spotlight once again.

04/16/2014

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Job Training Brings Obama And Biden To Pittsburgh Wednesday

Community College of Allegheny County’s West Hills site will host both President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday afternoon.

04/15/2014

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Vice President Joe Biden Calls Tyler Ennis To Congratulate Him On Buzzer Beater

Tyler Ennis beat the Pitt Panthers on a last second buzzer beater Wednesday night, but that might not be the most exciting thing that happened to him.

93-7 The Fan–02/13/2014

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North Side Students Usher In Class President, V.P. With Inaugural Festivities

An “Inaugural Parade” of pint-size marchers passed through the halls of Manchester Academic Charter School, on the North Side.

01/22/2013

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President Obama Delivers Second Inaugural Address

Declaring “our journey is not complete,” President Barack Obama took the oath of office for his second term before a crowd of hundreds of thousands Monday, urging the nation to set an unwavering course toward prosperity and freedom for all its citizens and protect the social safety net that has sheltered the poor, elderly and needy.

01/21/2013

U.S President Barack Obama (L) takes the oath of office as first lady Michelle Obama holds the bible in the Blue Room of the White House January 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. Obama and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden were officially sworn in a day before the ceremonial inaugural swearing-in. (Photo by Doug Mills-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama, Biden Sworn In For Second Term

On the cusp of his second term, President Barack Obama solemnly honored the nation’s fallen soldiers Sunday before taking the oath of office in an intimate White House ceremony, a swearing-in ritual he will repeat 24 hours later before a massive crowd at the Capitol.

01/20/2013

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Former State Representative Discusses Gun Legislation

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek speaks to former State Representative Dave Levdansky on the upcoming regulations regarding gun control.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/14/2013

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Pittsburghers React To Obama’s Call For Action On Gun Violence

President Obama on Wednesday challenged Americans to rethink how we can reduce gun violence.

12/19/2012

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Opinion: Biden in 2016?

Can anyone other than Vice President Joe Biden himself imagine Joe Biden as a presidential candidate after all we’ve learned about him in the past four years while he has sat one heartbeat away from the presidency?

11/06/2012

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Journalism Professor Analyzes VP Debate

KDKA’s Radio’s Mike Pintek talks with Dr. Anthony Moretti, assistant professor of Journalism at Robert Morris University.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/12/2012

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Opinion: Joe Biden Schooled Paul Ryan With Facts And Substance

Mitt Romney’s apprentice salesman stepped on the stage last night and delivered his talking points, but little more. Throughout the night, Joe Biden delivered lesson after lesson to the ambitious young Congressman from Wisconsin.

10/12/2012

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Opinion: Ryan-Biden Vice Presidential Debate Necessarily Spirited

Both candidates did what they had set out to do. Biden reached out to his base, and Ryan spoke to those who don’t like the direction the country is headed. Republicans are likely not happy that Ryan didn’t deliver the knock-out debate Mitt Romney did a week ago while Democrats are, as previously stated, ecstatic Biden didn’t have a bad night.

10/12/2012

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V.P. Biden To Deliver Remarks At 9/11 Observance

Vice President, Joe Biden is scheduled to deliver the keynote address on Tuesday, September 11 at the annual 9/11 observance at Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

09/07/2012

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Opinion: Paul Ryan And His Little White Lies

While Paul Ryan is entitled to his own opinions, he is not entitled to his own facts. He lied to America about Medicare. He lied to America about the debt commission. He really lied to America about the stimulus and America’s debt rating.

08/30/2012

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Opinion: Akin Incident Shows Contrast Between The Republicans And Democrats

Republicans are kept accountable for their own misspeaks and actions. Unlike the Democrats’ life jacket being tossed out to a sinking politician by the Party, when a Republican politician does the inexcusable, the Republican Party throws him an anchor – and that’s how it should be.

08/23/2012

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