Biden Arrives in Italy Ahead of Pope Francis Inaugural Mass

Vice President Joe Biden arrived at Ciampino military airport near Rome on Sunday evening to lead the U.S. delegation to next week's papal inauguration. Biden, the first Roman Catholic to serve as Vice President of the United States, will attend the inauguration mass for Pope Francis at the Vatican on Tuesday. Hundreds of heads of state are expected to attend as well as some one million people. President Barack Obama was unable to attend the event as he will be visiting the Middle East.