August 24, 2008
Biden Adds Foreign Policy Strength to Obama Ticket
Senator Obama's decision to have Senator Joe Biden as his Vice Presidential running mate will add further gravitas to the Democratic ticket in the US elections this November. Biden is one of America's longest serving Senator's, with two presidential races behind him (1988 and 2008),and immense foreign policy expertise. In choosing Biden Obama has added experience to his youth, an insider's knowledge to his reputation as an anti-establishment figure, and international relations expertise to Obama's domestic policy background. It will be interesting to see the next few polls comparing McCain to Obama - given this latest news.