Vice President Joe Biden and Republican challenger Paul Ryan, a Wisconsin representative, made competing assertions during their debate last night in Danville, Kentucky. How did they square with the facts?
Aug. 27 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, a Republican from Mississippi and political consultant Rick Wilson participate in a panel discussion about U.S. security amid budget constraints. They speak at a Bloomberg Government policy lunch at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida. Bloomberg's Robert Levinson, Cameron Leuthy and Mike Dorning also participate. (Source: Bloomberg)
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will try during a weeklong Mideast tour to bring Syria’s warring parties to peace talks and to revive negotiations for a two- state agreement between Israel and the Palestinians.