While fight Romney is fighting attacks over his personal taxes, the President's chief spokesman at the White House is spending a lot of time defending the Vice President.
FOX News Radio's Jared Halpern is covering it all from the White House, and has this Election Update:
From America's Election Headquarters...
A flurry of questions here at the White House about Vice President Biden saying this in Virginia:
(Vice President Biden) "They're gonna put y'all back in chains."
Critics - and the Romney camp - accuse Biden of using racially-charged language and invoking slavery.
(Carney) "What they're saying about this is ridiculous."
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney says the Vice President was clearly talking about policy, critiquing Republicans call to unshackle Wall Street. Carney, also dismissing any suggestion Biden could be replaced on the ticket.
At the White House, Jared Halpern, FOX News Radio.
WATCH more reaction to Biden's comment HERE: