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# Vice President

Last year
Taoiseach tests positive for Covid-19 while in Washington for St Patrick's events
Micheál Martin received a negative antigen test result but later tested positive on a PCR.
All time
Kamala Harris held presidency for 1 hour 25 mins while Joe Biden was under anaesthesia
The US President had a colonoscopy as part of a regular health check, the White House said.
Kamala Harris set to make history as first female US Vice President
Harris will also be the first black person to be elected to the position.
Trump 'surprised' Biden picked 'disrespectful' Harris as running mate
Donald Trump called Kamala Harris “the meanest, the most horrible, the most disrespectful of anybody in the US Senate”.
California Senator Kamala Harris named as Joe Biden's vice-presidential running mate
Harris ran against Biden to be the Democratic presidential nominee.
Quiz: How well do you know US Vice Presidents?
With Joe Biden set to choose his vice presidential nominee this week, we’re testing your knowledge of US Veeps.
The Taoiseach and his partner have welcomed Mike Pence to Farmleigh ahead of a family lunch
The US Vice President stopped by the Áras earlier this morning.
Mike Pence visit to Ireland to be brought forward to Monday
Pence was due to arrive in Ireland next Friday, but his plans have changed.
Pence claims migrants 'well cared for' during visit to centre as protestors decry 'concentration camps'
The US Vice President said the situation at the border is a “crisis that is overwhelming our system”.
FAI invite nominations for President and Vice President
The move is in accordance rule changes recommended in the report issued by the Governance Review Group (GRG).
Poll: How do you feel about Mike Pence's planned visit to Ireland?
A date in September has been floated although official details have not yet been released.
Donald Trump says he told Mike Pence to leave stadium if players kneeled
Players have accused Vice President Mike Pence of creating a PR stunt.
No, Mike Pence's website wasn't hacked - but an excellent fake had some people fooled
The New York Times reported last week that Pence is considering a 2020 run.
Mike Pence used private email as Governor (and was hacked)
Alongside Trump, Pence hammered Hillary Clinton for using a private email server during the campaign.
Mike Pence denies he ever considered quitting the Republican ticket after emergence of THAT Trump video
The vice presidential nominee had been notably absent from the airwaves after saying he “couldn’t condone” Trump’s lewd language in the 2005 video.
Trump's number two scores points as Vice-Presidential nominees square off
“The thought of Donald Trump as commander in chief scares us to death,” Kaine said.
Joe Biden heads back to the US after lunch with Enda Kenny
While he was here, he was made an honorary free man of Louth and got a doctorate from Trinity.
US Vice President Joe Biden is coming to Ireland next month
Here he will trace his ancestral roots.
Joe Biden tweets about ‘Father Ted’, Irish people can’t RESIST having the craic with it
Careful now.
Joe Biden tweets about 'Father Ted', Irish people can't RESIST having the craic with it
Careful now.
Joe Biden tries to give girl kiss on the cheek, gets rejected
Joe Biden's son kicked out of US Navy over cocaine use
Hunter Biden said he deeply regretted and was embarrassed that his actions led to this.
Have a spare €7 per month? Why not subscribe to Sarah Palin's new web TV channel...
Doesn’t sound like a great deal?.. Perhaps we should mention that it’s free to watch if you happen to be in the US military?
Bausch and Lomb staff receive letter stating redundancies are the "reality of the state of business"
The company, which is the biggest in Waterford, is seeking up to 200 redundancies.
Biden officially sworn in for second term as US vice-president
The vice-president took the oath with his hand on a family bible, in a small ceremony at the Naval Observatory.
Fidel Castro is 'seen in public' as reports of stroke are dismissed
Venezuela’s Vice President, Elias Jaua, said that he met with the aging revolutionary, which was Castro’s first public appearance in a number of months.
US 2012: If you missed the debate, this is the only moment you have to see
US Vice President Joe Biden and his Republican opponent Paul Ryan went head-to-head during last night’s vice presidential debate.
US 2012: Biden and Ryan go head to head during 'combative' debate
Democrat Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan went head-to-head last night – but who came out best?
Found him! China's missing leader-in-waiting resurfaces
Xi Jinping had not been seen in public for nearly two weeks – but he apparently popped up yesterday afternoon.
Syria quells speculation that vice-president has defected
TV reports said ‘Shara’ had defected – but Syrian State TV says it’s only the cousin of vice-president Faruq al-Shara.
Obama: Paul Ryan is the "ideological leader" of Republicans
Speaking about Mitt Romney’s vice presidential pick for the first time, Obama praised Ryan as a decent family man.
So was US vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan popular in school?
Let’s see what it says in his yearbook.
Romney announces Irish-American congressman Ryan as VP pick
Wisconsin representative Paul Ryan, 42, led the Republican charge in last year’s talks on raising the US’s legal debt ceiling.
McCain defends picking Palin after Dick Cheney criticism
The 2008 Republican nominee defends his vice-presidential pick after the last Republican VP slates her credentials.
Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
Meet the candidates: Who will Mitt Romney pick as his running mate?
Now the presumptive Republican nominee for president, Mitt Romney has over a dozen names to pick from as he determines who is running mate will be in the autumn. We take a look at who’s who…
Suleiman will not "reinvent" old regime in Egypt
Hosni Mubarak’s former vice president and spy chief, Omar Suleiman, said he would not reinvent his mentor’s regime if elected president of Egypt.
Former US vice president Dick Cheney receives heart transplant
The former vice president of the United States has had a long history of heart problems and had been on the transplant list for 20 months.
Dick Cheney cancels trip to Canada because it's too dangerous
The former vice president of the United States said that the risk of violent protest during his visit was too high.
FIFA to discuss soccer ban on hijabs
The vice-president of FIFA, Prince Ali, is to discuss the ban during a presentation on Saturday. He says the ban is prejudiced against women who wear the head scarf.