Former Vice President Joe Biden has been taken to task for blending the stories of several soldiers into a single compelling narrative. In August, the Washington Post uncovered discrepancies and inaccuracies in tales of military heroism Biden has told in several speeches since 2016.
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In 1988, Joe Biden was prone to embellishment. Hints of that linger today. But unlike then, his message to voters is clear: He’s a stabilizing statesman in a tumultuous time. Joe Biden was riffing again — an R.F.K.
The idea, recalling a plan by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, is increasingly popular among progressives, but faces roadblocks among members of both parties.
Court packing isn’t the only option. Congress could also limit what kinds of cases the court can hear.
A consortium of foreign and Chinese private-equity firms is aiming to raise about $1.5 billion to invest abroad, with the yuan-denominated portion of the fund to be converted to dollars through Shanghai’s free-trade zone.