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46 - Joe Biden

Personal Statistics:

Birth Date: November 20, 1942

Birthplace: Scranton, Pennsylvania

Father: Joseph Robinette Biden Sr.

Mother: Catherine Eugenia "Jean" Biden

Professional Statistics:

Elected to the Senate in 1972 and reelected in 1978, 1984, 1990, 1996, 2002, and 2008

Became ranking minority member of the Senate Judiciary Committee in 1981

Voted for the Defense of Marriage Act

Ran for president in a failed attempt in 1988

Elected as Barack Obama's Vice President in 2008 and again in 2012

Events During Presidency:

Signed 17 executive orders in his first two days

Signed into law the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 in response to COVID-19 being declared a global pandemic


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