"Found a friend to join my first selfie on Instagram. Thanks for following and stay tuned. –VP," Biden captioned the photo, which appears to have been taken inside a presidential limousine.
Biden already has a Twitter handle, but decided it was time to get into the Instagram game.
The administration said in a blog post that Biden's Instagram presence is part of an effort to "connect with citizens online."
The vice president's very first Instagram photo featured his signature aviators.
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