Did Biden Teach Constitutional Law for 21 Years?

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Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Joe Biden graduated from Syracuse University's law school in 1968.
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On Oct. 15, 2020, Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden took questions during a town hall event aired on ABC News. At one point, Biden was asked by an audience member about the Supreme Court and the possible erosion of LGBTQ rights. As Biden answered, he mentioned something about his life that many viewers apparently found surprising: Biden said that he taught constitutional law for 21 years.

Biden, who received a law degree from Syracuse University in 1968, served as an adjunct professor at Widener University Delaware Law School, where he taught constitutional law classes for approximately 20 years. Biden was not, however, a full-time professor, which some viewers may have assumed from the former vice president's comments about "teaching constitutional law for 21 years."

A screenshot of Biden's faculty member page that was archived from Widener University Delaware Law School's website in 2008 shows that the former vice president started as an adjunct professor in 1991.

While Biden truly taught classes on constitutional law at the school, we're not entirely clear on some of the surrounding…
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