The Associated Press
Vice President Joe Biden waves to delegates at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

"We're on a mission to move this nation forward — from doubt and downturn to promise and prosperity." — Vice President Joe Biden, accepting the nomination for a second term.


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