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A Biden candidacy could divide the Democrats

A Biden candidacy could divide the Democrats

Joe Biden hasn't decided whether to run for president, but he tells almost everyone who asks that he's giving it serious thought. Can a 73-year-old vice president who's been a punch line for comedians really win the Democratic nomination against a juggernaut like Hillary Rodham Clinton? It's possible — if he resolves to give Democrats something many of them don't want: a full-blown debate over their party's foreign policy. Biden and Clinton aren't far apart when it comes to domestic issues, but that's decidedly not true when it comes to international affairs. Clinton was on the hawkish side of Obama's team. She supported a big...

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