Joe Biden net worth – 500 Million bucks!
Joseph Robinette or simply Joe Biden, Jr. is an incumbent Vice President of the United States of America. He is a right hand of the president Barack Obama and just like the President belongs to the Democratic Party. Joe Biden net worth is currently estimated at $500 thousand.
Joe was born in Pennsylvania in a family of Joseph Robinette Biden and Catherine Eugenia Biden. He was the oldest son ant the first child of Biden’s, thus inherited his father’s name. His father used to be a very wealthy man but his business went down before his first child was born. When Joe Jr. was still a toddler the family didn’t even have their own place and stayed at Catherine’s parents’ house. Who could have known that one day Joe Biden net worth will grow to exceed the former fortunes of his father. Joe graduated from Archmere Academy in 1961 and went on to study at the University of Delaware.
During his years in Delaware Joe used to spend more time playing football than studying. Despite the lack of commitment, the great memory helped Biden get through the exams. He graduated from university with a Bachelor in history and political science in 1965. Even back then Joe had an ambitious goal to become a Senator before he turns 30 and hoped to take a chair of President one day.
Joe Biden net worth was not his main goal, first and foremost he wanted to gain political influence. After that he went to seek a Juris Doctor degree in the Syracuse University College of Law and received it in 1968. Even before he finished studying law Joe married Neila Hunter, a girl he met while studying in the University of Delaware. The couple has three children: Joseph R. Biden III, Robert Hunter and Naomi Christina. Both of his sons are also lawyers and successful politicians.
After he received a doctor degree Joe worked as a clerk in a law firm. Back in the day he felt closer to the Conservative party, but later changed his position. Biden was elected to the Senate of Delaware when he was 30 and became one of the youngest men to enter this position. Bidden was extremely popular among the electorate of the State and spent six terms in this office. For most of this time he was working in a Foreign Relations committee and was a Chairman of this division for the long periods starting 2001. Biden sought the Democratic presidential nomination twice, in the year 1988 and 20 years later. He was unsuccessful both times and had to leave the competition quite early. After he lost the race for presidential nomination in 2008 Biden agreed (although unwillingly) to run as a vice-president alongside Obama. He assumed the office in 2009. Each salary adds $230 thousand to Joe Biden net worth.