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Joe Biden, rebuked by Jewish group, apologizes, then refers to 'Orient'
Joe Biden, rebuked by Jewish group, apologizes, then refers to 'Orient'

Vice President Joe Biden, a boisterous political figure who has often needed to walk back comments, apologized Wednesday for using the term "Shylocks" in a recent speech.  Speaking at the Legal Services Corporation in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, Biden said that while his son was serving in Iraq in 2008, troops spoke about the tough housing market back home in the U.S. ------------ FOR THE RECORD A previous version of this post incorrectly gave the name of the Legal Services Corporation as the Legal Services Commission. Also, a previous version listed 2009 as the year the Affordable Care Act was passed. It was passed in 2010. ------------ “People would...

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