Senator Joe Biden (D)

Name: Joe Biden

Born: Nov. 20, 1942 in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Spouse: (Jill)

Religion: Catholic

Education: B.A., University of Delaware, 1965; J.D., Syracuse University, 1968

Elected office: New Castle County Council, 1970-72; U.S. Senate 1972-present

Professional: Adjunct Professor, 1991-present; Widener University School of Law

Historical: In January of 1973 Joe Biden was sworn into office at the age of 30 years, one month, and 14 days. He is the fifth youngest person to ever serve in the U.S. Senate (John Henry Eaton of Tennessee, Armistead Mason of Virginia, Henry Clay of Kentucky, and Rush Holt of West Virginia were younger).

Prior to the Senate: New Castle County (Delaware) Council 1970-1972; Attorney, Wilmington, Delaware 1968-1972

Leadership and Member Organizations:

Senate Democratic Steering and Coordination Committee
Co-Chairman, Senate NATO Observer Group
Co-Chairman, Senate National Security Working Group
Vice Chairman, NATO Parliamentary Assembly
Co-Chairman, Congressional Fireman's Caucus
Co-Chairman, Congressional International Anti-Piracy Caucus
Member, Congressional Air Force Caucus
Member, National Guard Caucus
Member, Senate Auto Caucus
Member, Senate Biotechnology Caucus
Member, Congressional Port Security Caucus