Is Joe Biden even all that effective? He’s expected to be here tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. at the St. Louis County Police and Fire Training Center, 1266 Sutter Ave, Wellston MO.
Vice President Joe Biden will be in the Gateway City later this week, not for policy purposes, but for political purposes.
Biden will appear at a fundraiser for Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan Thursday night.
Carnahan is running for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by sitting Senator Kit Bond. Her opponent in the race is Republican Roy Blunt.
I’ve joked before that Biden reminds me of the token drunk uncle present in every family, you know the one: his moods sway from hysterical to cantankerous; his history of many, numerous, bad judgment calls and off-putting remarks make him prime real estate when deciding who will provide the best entertainment at the family holiday table. It’s one thing to have such a character wise-cracking at the dinner table while grandpa carves the Thanksgiving turkey; another entirely to have him in the office of the vice-presidency.
Robin Carnahan is actually inviting this dude to St. Louis to stump for her:
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