VIDEO & TRANSCRIPT: In stirring speech, Vice President Joe Biden announces he will not run for president
This afternoon, Vice President Joe Biden announced that he will not be running for the Democratic nomination for the 2016 presidential election.
His speech made me a bit weepy when I read it. Then I watched the video and got teary-eyed again. While I think he ultimately made the right decision, I have nothing but admiration and affection for Joe Biden. He is a good man, a good public servant, and a voice of reason for always striving for the USA to become a more perfect union. If you’re ever in a political battle, you want Joe Biden on your side for a multitude of reasons, and those who only think of him in terms of his so-called “gaffes” don’t know the Joe Biden I have come to know and love over the years, even if only as an observer.…Read more ›