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Joe Biden’s response to my request to protect voting rights

When I took the oath of office, I pledged to defend America against all threats—both foreign and domestic—and that includes the assault on free and fair elections and the sacred, constitutional right to vote. The right to vote is the beating heart of American democracy:  with it, anything is possible for us; without it, nothing

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Stop fretting, Democrats. Use your power.

Opinion by  James Downie, Washington Post digital opinions editor, Sept 5, 2021 The past few days have provided a vivid example of how the country’s two major parties exercise political power. On the one hand, Democrats hold Congress and the White House, but they’ve hit the brakes on a signature spending package and the extension

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Democratic infighting can have only one winner: The Trumpist GOP

Opinion by Colbert I. King, Washington Post Columnist, Sept 3, 2021. While the Democratic National Committee leadership spent August on a “Build Back Better” bus tour across the country touting President Biden’s American Rescue Plan, and House Democratic factions were engaged in war over their party’s direction, Republicans have been prepping to launch their presidential nominee, presumptively former

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Biden tells governors to ‘get out of the way’ if they won’t help on vaccines

By Tyler Pager, The Washington Post, August 3, 2021 President Biden on Tuesday denounced Republican officials who have blocked efforts to mandate vaccines, as he encouraged cities and states to require that individuals show proof of vaccination to visit restaurants and other public spaces. In a notable toughening of his message, the president called out Republican

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July 30th meeting between President Biden and leaders of the Cuban American community

On Friday, July 30th, President Joe Biden hosted a meeting with Cuban American leaders at the White House to discuss the administration’s response to the Cuban regime’s brutal repression of peaceful protests on July 11th, 2021, and its continued persecution of dissidents and pro-democracy activists on the island since that day. Florida Democratic Party Chairman

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Digital ad campaign launched in Florida to highlight President Biden’s support for Cubans

On the heels of President Joe Biden’s announcement of sanctions on Cuban officials to hold the regime accountable for human rights violations, the Democratic National Committee launched a digital ad campaign in Spanish and English highlighting President Biden’s continued commitment to the Cuban people and condemnation of communism as a failed system. The ads are

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Has Biden changed? He tells us.

By David Brooks, The New York Times Opinion Columnist, May 20, 2021 What happened to Joe Biden? Many people thought he was a moderate incrementalist, but now he’s promoting whopping big legislative packages that make many on the progressive left extremely happy. I asked him that when I spoke on the phone with him this

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The American Rescue Plan to the rescue!

By Fran Dance, Charlotte Dems contributing writer On March 11th, President Biden signed The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 into law. This comprehensive COVID-19 relief bill strategically allocates funding, geared toward low-income and middle-class Americans, to encourage a robust economic recovery while creating a coordinated, national vaccination program to ensure we defeat this virus.

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Congratulations, President Biden and Vice President Harris!

It’s warming up to 46 in Washington DC on Inauguration Day! Opinion by the Washington Post  Editorial Board, Jan. 19, 2021 Well, we made it. Some 1,461 days after Donald Trump took office as president, he must leave it, having been defeated for reelection last Nov. 3 by Joseph R. Biden Jr., who was sworn in

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The Democratic Vision for America – a brief summary

Campaign Finance Reform Joe Biden and the Democrats support restricting SuperPACs, ending dark money groups, keeping foreign money out of our elections, and transparent public financing of our elections. Civil Rights  Joe Biden and the Democrats believe in equal opportunity and freedom for all – no matter your race, disability, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation,

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Joe Biden’s vision for America – a brief summary

Campaign Finance Reform Joe Biden and the Democrats support restricting SuperPACs, ending dark money groups, keeping foreign money out of our elections, and transparent public financing of our elections. Civil Rights  Joe Biden and the Democrats believe in equal opportunity and freedom for all – no matter your race, disability, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation,

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October 6th remarks by VP Joe Biden in Gettysburg, PA

To watch the recording of this speech, click here. On July 4, 1863, America woke to the remains of perhaps the most consequential battle ever fought on American soil. It took place here on this ground in Gettysburg. Three days of violence, three days of carnage. 50,000 casualties wounded, captured, missing or dead. Over three

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Comparing the Dem vs. the Repub plans

To read Joe Biden’s vision click here. To read the entire 2020 Democratic Party Platform, please click: PROTECTING AMERICANS AND RECOVERING FROM THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC BUILDING A STRONGER, FAIRER ECONOMY:  Protecting Workers and Families and Creating Millions of Jobs Across America, Raising Wages and Promoting Workers’ Rights, Enacting Robust Work-Family Policies, Investing in the Engines

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Joe Biden in Tampa on Sep 14th
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Joe Biden’s speech on Hispanic Heritage Month

Editor’s note: On September 15th , Joe Biden and Kamala Harris released their plan to ensure Puerto Rico has the resources they need and deserve, and outlined how they will work directly with the people of Puerto Rico to rebuild and restore hope. They will protect and build on Obamacare to deliver quality and affordable

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Charlotte County Democratic Party Chair issues statement on Joe Biden’s plan for Latinos

By Teresa Jenkins, Charlotte County Democratic Party Chair Joe Biden’s plan for Latino communities is the plan that families need. For too long Republicans at all levels of government have undermined Latino success and took their hard work and communities for granted. Joe Biden’s plan will address the economic inequalities facing Latinos amid financial turmoil

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Biden’s vision for racial justice: his 4th economic plan

Editor’s note:  This summary was compiled and edited from a July 29, 2020 New York Times article written by Thomas Kaplan and Katie Glueck By Fran Dance, Charlotte County Dems writer On July 28, 2020,  near his home in Wilmington DE,  former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. unveiled his fourth and final component of his “Build Back Better”

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Biden’s vision: boost the elder and child caregiver economy

By Fran Dance, Charlotte County Dems writer Democratic presidential nominee, Joe Biden, has announced four linked economic recovery plans over the past few weeks. His latest chapter introduces a 10-year plan that will dramatically change the way older adults and children are cared for in the United States. When Biden’s campaign announced this “21st Century Caregiving and

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