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Joe Biden Had The Most Awkward Interaction With A Senator's Daughter

Biden had to swear in all the elected and reelected Senators on Tuesday.

Posted on January 6, 2015, at 3:58 p.m. ET

On Tuesday, Vice President Joe Biden swore in members of the Senate that were either newly elected or reelected. As is the custom, senators are joined by their families for a photo op after the ceremony.

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As has also become the custom, Biden jokes around with the family, often giving some members a hug or kiss.

But Sen. Chris Coons' daughter wasn't fully into Biden's charm.

After Biden inaudibly whispered something in her ear for a few seconds, he went in for the kiss. And it didn't quite go as planned.

No. Contact. Made.

Watch the awkward interaction here.