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Joe Biden @JoeBiden Wilmington, DE

Senator, Vice President, 2020 candidate for President of the United States, husband to @DrBiden, proud father & grandfather. Loves ice cream, aviators & @Amtrak

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We're going to beat Donald Trump. And when we do, we won't just rebuild this nation — we'll transform it.
There are so many unsung heroes in our communities, especially in times of crisis. We owe Alassane and countless ot… this Venezuelan Independence Day, my thoughts are with Venezuelans who continue to work tirelessly for the cause… is surging across the nation, and this president is doubling down on his efforts to rip health insurance a… Trump wants to declare this health crisis over and unemployment solved so that he can get back to his campai… hard truth is that it didn’t have to be this bad, but Donald Trump ignored the warnings and refused to take act…’ve carried the middle class values that my parents instilled in me my entire life — and they’re the values I’ll b… no mistake, our best days still lie ahead. If we come together as one America, there’s not a single thing we cannot do.
The health care workers on the frontlines of this fight are some of the greatest heroes our nation has ever seen. was founded on the promise of equality, liberty, and justice for all — and it's long past time we lived up to it.American history isn’t a fairytale. The battle for the soul of this nation has been a constant push-and-pull for mo… Fourth of July, one of the most patriotic things you can do is wear a mask.Our nation was founded on a simple idea: We're all created equal. We've never lived up to it — but we've never stop…
“If you put the wrong person in office, you'll see things that you would not have believed are possible." didn't have to be this bad. But month after month, as other leaders in other countries took the necessary steps…’s abundantly clear that this virus isn’t going to just “fade away,” Mr. President. It’s time for you to step up,… more than ever, we need a president who will choose science over fiction.Donald Trump styled himself as a wartime president. But now it seems this president has surrendered. He has waved t… are five months into this crisis, and our health care workers still don't have the masks and protective equipmen… Trump has called himself a "cheerleader" for the nation. But we don't need a cheerleader — we need a Preside…
Wear a mask. me be clear: There’s no victory to be celebrated when we’re still down nearly 15 million jobs and the pandemic… is a job Donald Trump is entirely unfit for.“Mr. President, it's too much.” is a shameful move. Now is the time for employers to have empathy for families juggling work and caregiving.… in as I address the nation on the economic crisis and the latest jobs report: President, this pandemic isn't about you. It's about the health and well-being of the American people. days.
I’ll read my daily briefings.Small businesses are the backbone of communities across our nation, and we need to do so much more to help them. Do… the reports are true, Donald Trump either read his briefings about the Russian bounties and did nothing — or he… day one, I’ll get right to work tackling COVID-19. I'll bring together our nation's top experts and leaders from… need a clear message from the very top of our federal government that everyone needs to wear a mask in public. P… is my promise to you: When I am President, I will take care of your health care coverage and your family the s… #ImmigrantHeritageMonth comes to a close, I want to make one thing clear: Immigrants have always made our nation…, we’re just a few hours away from our end-of-quarter deadline, and we need your help to hit our goal. Every d…
On the final day of #PrideMonth, here’s my promise to you: If I have the honor of being elected, I will be the most…’re facing a serious threat — and we need to meet it together as one country. But this President gives us no dire… I’m elected, I’ll immediately reach out to Dr. Fauci and ask him to continue his incredible service to our count… President, the American people didn’t make enormous sacrifices over the past four months so you could waste you… in as I deliver remarks on how President Trump failed to protect the American people, save our economy, and co… want every single American to know: if you’re sick, if you’re struggling, if you’re worried about how you’re goin… simple as it sounds, we need a president who listens. So much of this could have been prevented if Donald Trump…
Folks, tomorrow night marks our first end-of-quarter deadline of the general election. We need your help to hit our… President spent his weekend golfing.’s my promise to you: I’ll appoint a director who will actually go after financial predators and protect consum…'s decision reaffirmed that states can't put in place laws that unduly burden a woman's right to make her own…'s time we remember who we are as Americans: we treat each other with dignity and respect, we leave nobody behind… Perry Pendley spent his career fighting to sell off public lands — and to allow drilling, mining, and loggi… supremacy should be rooted out and relegated to the pages of history — not promoted by the President of the United States.
The arc of the moral universe bent a little bit more today. was and is a big deal. We can't let Donald Trump tear it down — we have to protect and build on it. years ago today, a movement was born on Christopher Street. As we remember the anniversary of the Stonewall Upri… Trump's entire presidency has been a gift to Putin, but this is beyond the pale. It’s a betrayal of the most… the President shared a video of people shouting “white power” and said they were “great.” Just like he did af…
Children should be released from ICE detention with their parents immediately. This is pretty simple, and I can't b…, let's push our progress further. day that Donald Trump sits in the Oval Office, he proves just how unfit he is to lead our nation.Wear a mask. Donald Trump prevails in the U.S. Supreme Court, insurers could strip away your health insurance coverage or jac… representation and participation matter. #DCStatehood know these times are dark, but I firmly believe that our best days still lie ahead. If we come together as one Am…
Health care is a right for all — not a privilege for the few. We have to ensure every single American has access to…, Alexis. We need you in this fight. Proud to stand with you and Planned Parenthood Action Fund. is possible. Trump is acting like a child who just can’t believe this pandemic has happened to him. week, President Trump claimed the virus would "fade away." Now, we're facing a record-high number of new case… this moment, we have an enormous opportunity to root out systemic racism and close the racial wealth and income…
Donald Trump is the worst possible person to lead us through a global pandemic.DC should be a state. Pass it on. American people have sacrificed so much to fight this virus — we've lost lives, businesses, paychecks. And now,… President Trump continues his victory lap, over 20 million Americans remain out of work. He may have forgotte… the Trump Administration continues their efforts to rip health care away from millions, I'm speaking about ho… care workers are selflessly risking their lives every day on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19 —… is under threat globally. Restoring the soul of America means fixing democracy at home, and confronting —… care is a right for all — not a privilege for the few.
This virus is not just going to disappear because you want it to, Mr. President. Listen to the experts. Take clear…, @DrBiden and I will be hosting "A Community of Pride" to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the world's fir… am proud to have the @NRDC_AF, under the exceptional leadership of my friend Gina McCarthy, by my side. Together,… the polls. Register to vote: — the courage and strength you've shown in the face of daunting odds is an inspiration to us all. I'm confide… called back on the job deserve access to regular, reliable COVID-19 testing.Instead of passing police reform or helping hardworking Americans get through this crisis, Republicans are jamming… need a president who will expand access to quality, affordable health care — not rip it away.
To everyone who is scared, hurting, and wondering what's going to happen next: I want you to know I see you. I hear… planet cannot take four more years of Donald Trump. American people are tough, resilient, and always full of hope. There’s not a single thing we can't do if we do it together.It's clear Donald Trump will stop at nothing to tear down Obamacare and rip health care away from millions. We cann…'s pretty simple: If we want to save people's jobs and save people's lives, we need more testing — and we need it… is yet another attempt to distract from this Administration's failure to lead an effective response to COVID-1…'s worth repeating that this weekend, President Trump admitted he directed his administration to slow down corona… Ashley, and all the health care workers on the front lines of this fight, thank you. You are American heroes.
Tomorrow, President @BarackObama and I are hosting a virtual grassroots fundraiser. We’ll be answering some of your… strength of the LGBTQ+ community has always been rooted in the ability to find hope in spite of setbacks. If we… one should have to choose between their paycheck and their health. That's why my plan for a safe and effective r… can overcome four years of Donald Trump. But if we give him eight years in the White House, he will forever alte… my days as a public defender to my time as Vice President — I've spent my career fighting against injustice. A… talks tough on Venezuela, but admires thugs and dictators like Nicolas Maduro. As President, I will stand w… opposed sanctioning China’s government over its atrocious human rights violations to protect his hollow trade…
My dad instilled a lot in me, but perhaps most important is the belief that there’s no higher calling than to be a…