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By Tony Raymond Posted at 9:18 a.m. on Sept. 16, 2013
Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. has a long campaign finance trail. It started prior to the creation of the Federal Election Commission and before Watergate. Biden was first elected to the Senate in 1972 and was re-elected six times. He also ran for president in 1988 and 2008.
Biden’s Senate career numbers are located here. Biden’s 2008 presidential figures can be viewed here. Political MoneyLine has data on Biden’s 1988 presidential bid; however, the page doesn’t contain summary pages, which weren’t available at the time. You’ll need to click through the tabs to see what data was on the public record.
To search detailed money-in-politics databases, visit Political MoneyLine.
Political MoneyLine is about following money in politics. It's a cash register for givers, receivers and those who want to watch the flow.
Kent Cooper has been uncovering and counting political money since 1972, when new disclosure laws took effect. He was assistant staff director for the Federal Election Commission's disclosure office for 22 years.
Tony Raymond was at the FEC for more than 20 years, analyzing reports and serving as the FEC's first webmaster.