SEN. BIDEN: I am running for president. Nate | January 8, 2007 | General News | No Comments This news according to Biden himself on an appearance on Meet The Press this Sunday. Here is the complete exchange concerning 2008 from Sunday, January 7th: Transcript and more video.. MR. RUSSERT: Are you filing exploratory committee? SEN. BIDEN: I am. Iâ€™m filing exploratory committee before the month is out. MR. RUSSERT: This month. SEN. BIDEN: This month. MR. RUSSERT: And youâ€™re going to take on Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama and all other comers. SEN. BIDEN: Iâ€™m going to be Joe Biden, and Iâ€™m going to try to be the best Biden I can be. If I can, I got a shot. If I canâ€™t, I lose. Let’s not forget, Biden’s state was a “slave state” so he’s got a good chance in South Carolina: Maybe his comments were taken out of context. Tweet Related Stories About The Author Nate Founder of You Decide Politics. Conservative from birth, software developer by trade. Follow me on twitter @YDP.