Washington Post photographer Melina Mara captured candid moments while spending time with Biden in 2013.
During a quiet moment in his White House office, Vice President Biden meets with staff members. Some analysts have called him the most powerful vice president of the modern era, and President Obama has tasked him with many top priorities.Melina Mara/The Washington Post
Washington Post photojournalist Melina Mara talks about her behind the scenes photos of Vice President Biden. Mara received unprecedented access to the vice president as he rode in his limousine and met privately with advocates, politicians and civil rights leaders.