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Biden's Sister Runs His Campaigns

John Pemble

River to River's "Home State View" series helps us understand how the presidential candidates are viewed as leaders in the states they call home. Host Ben Kieffer interviews journalists who have spent years covering the candidates. We get the little-known details about each hopeful's history. Click the "play" button to listen.

Kieffer talks with Tom Byrne, news director at Delaware Public Media, to discuss former Vice President Joe Biden's political career.  Byrne talks about how Biden is viewed in Delaware after his long service in the U.S. Senate, his hands-on approach to campaigning and how his political campaigns are truly family operations.