Vice President Joe Biden: 'I Know Hillary Clinton'

Biden tells Democrats that Donald Trump "doesn't have a clue" about the middle class.
18:47 | 07/28/16

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Transcript for Vice President Joe Biden: 'I Know Hillary Clinton'
Meet me. We didn't think when they do. Really mean. Thank you thank you thank you. Them. They did gentlemen. And eight years ago. I stood and a stage in Denver. When I accepted your nomination. To be vice president of the United States. At every single day. Since then. It's been the honor of our lives for Jill and me. Every day. We've been grateful to Barack and Michelle. Rescue them to join us in this in joint damage that incredible journey. A journey. The journey you get all they happen in America. We're not only have worked together. As it becomes pretty obvious. We've become friends. Were now family. We're families. World's. We've all seen over the last eight years. What President Obama. Means to this country. They can't body met. He is the embodiment. Of honor. Resolves. Big character. One of the finest presidents we have ever pad. Didn't know. He appeared who. I. Today's become a brother to jail a day. I'm Michelle. I'm nor an archaic but you're incredible. Credible. A. Most talk and Barack today. It's no longer is gonna give the best feature already know who did that you heard credible. Monday night. I. The Delaware delegation as they say in southern Delaware. Moroccan aren't married way up from fifth of the way up. Folks. As I stand here tonight. If I see so many friends and colleagues like my buddy Chris Dodd the Connecticut delegation suck so many people are. I see the faces of those who up. Who have placed their belief and Barack can be. So many faces. But one. This is kind of a bittersweet moment for Jill and me and our family. In 2000 today. When he was about to deploy to Iraq. And again in 2012. Are so involve. Introduced me to the country. And placed my name in nomination. You've got a glimpse. I know I sound like a dapper you got a glimpse. What an incredibly fine. Young man beau was. Wife Melanie. Eggs are here tonight. But as our Ernest Hemingway once drove. The world breaks everyone. And after words. Many are strong. At the broken places. Ivan made strong. At the broken places. By my love jail by my heart my son hunter. And a lot of my life my actually. Buy all of you. And I mean this sincerely know you've been through this you know I mean what I say by all of you. Your love your prayers your support. But you know what. We talk about. We think about the countless thousands of other people. Who suffered so much more than we have. Was so much less support. So much less reason to go on. But they give out. Every morning. Every day. They put one important from the the other stake he'd go you. That's the unbreakable spirit of the people love America. That's who we are. That's who we are. Don't forget it. Like if people in the neighborhood until I grew up period she and willow grove will march down in Wilmington. Kleber. The kid he planned bond. With the most current orders jumped again. When you're double teamed barrier backwards against the law. Who became a cop. Big Easy always wanted to help people. The middle daughter of three daughters. We'll always made her mother smile. More dinero tourists desperate. Now a major in the United States three car because mr. Pratt president I wanted to serve my country. The teacher. The teachers who don't know that so many of you know. Who take money out of their own pocket. To buy pencils and notebooks for the students. Who can't afford them. Why. Why. They tried being a teacher is not what they do it's who they are. You know what I know. Who Rio. These are the people who are the heart and soul of this country. It's the America that I know. The America that Hillary knows and Tim Kaine knows. I've known Miller grew well over thirty years. Before she was First Lady United States. When he became First Lady. We served together in the United States senate. And during her years. As secretaries today wants no way we had rappers did Meyer called. The vice president Reza. Everybody knows. She's Smart. Everybody knows she's tough. But I know what she's passionate about. I know Hillary. Hillary understand. Hillary gets it never understands it. At that college loan is about a lot more to get disqualified student education. It's about saving the mom and the dad from the indignity. Of happy look at their talented child was a sunny honey I'm so sorry. The bank wouldn't let me the money. I can't help you get to school. I know that about Hillary. Hillary understood that for years. Manager of people. Went to bed stared at the silly. Thinking oh my god what if I get breast cancer or he has a heart attack I will lose everything what we're and we do bad. I know about Hillary Clinton. They did Joseph good. We all understand. Oral me. For our daughters or granddaughters. Would Hillary Clinton walks into the Oval Office as president of the United States up America. There changed their lives. Am. Why not have been. Eddie saw her grandson can do and she will prove it mr. mayor. So let me say is clearly I came as I can't. If you may have. And the networks like Dejuan Joan I grew up in. You worry about your job and getting a decent today if you are about your children's education. If you're taking care of an hour repair. And there's only one. Only one person. In this election who help you there's only one person in this race will be there. Always been and therefore you and that's Hillary cleanse the white story. It's not differentiate fits her life star. She's always there. She's always been there and so I didn't today. The. They didn't job in. The state the obvious and I'm not trying to be a wise guy. I really big. That's not Donald Trump story. Jeff let's in his second without borders here. I mean necessarily we should. Really think about. His cynicism is unbounded. His lack of empathy and compassion. Can be summed up in the phrase I suspect he's most proud of having big famous you're fired. I mean really I'm not Joseph people think about that. Think about it. Think about everything you fired. As a child. No matter what you're rave. How can there be pleasure. Hussein. You're fired. He's tried to tell us. He cares about the middle class can't may opt break that's a bunch of Malarkey. A million. Would ever. Whatever hey thanks. Whatever he days. And I mean this in about my heart. I don't call middle class Joseph in Washington that's not meant as a compliment. It means you're not sophisticated but I know why we're strong. I know why. We have held together I know why. We are united. Because there's always been a growing middle class this guy doesn't have a clue. About the middle class not any clue. They give folks. Wouldn't flash does well. When the narrow class does well the rich do very well end the war have hope they have a way up. He has no clue. About what makes America great. Actually yes no clue period. The folks. Let me. You've got it. They. Let me say. Let me say something that has. Nothing do with politics. Now they talk about something. That I. Have deadly serious about. This is a complicated. An uncertain world we live in. The threats. Are too great. To times are too uncertain. To elect Donald Trump is praised the United States to let me let me finish. No major party. No major party nominee in the history of this nation. Has ever known less. Or has been less prepared to do of our national security. Did not elect the man. Who exploits our fears devices and other terrorists. Who has no plan whatsoever to make it safe. A man who embraces. The tactics of our enemies. Torture. Religious intolerance. You alone. All the Republicans now that's not who. It betrays our values. It alienates those who we need in the fight against diocese. Donald Trump with all his rhetoric would literally make us less safe we cannot elect a man. Who blew little's our closest allies why embracing dictators like Vladimir Putin's. No I mean. A man who seeks to soak envision in America for his own getting. And disorder around the world. A man who confuses bluster with strands. We simply can not meant that happened as American. Period. Find them. No I never. No whatever doubts and view and I say this is sometimes I say all that I mean. But folks let me tell you what I literally felt every world leader I met with and I met them all. It's never. Never. Never been a good bet to bet against America. We have the finest fighting force in the world. Not only. We have the largest economy to world we have the strongest. Economy in the world. We have the most productive workers in the world and. Given a fair shot. Given a fair chance. Americans have never ever ever ever let their country day. What do extraordinary pegged. My pet candidates be far attempted. To get elected by appealing to our prayers. But that never succeeded because. We do not scare easily we never but now we never batted. We never break point confront a crisis now we endure we overcome and we always. Always always move forward. That's why. That's why I can say. What perhaps no no conviction. Why am more optimistic about our chances today then I was elected as a 29 year old kid that sent it. The 21 century is going to be V American century. He drew. Because we lead not only by the example of our power but by the power of our example. Is that history of the majority of America thank god we're worried. God willing to Hillary Clinton will write the next chapter and I journeyed. We are America second you know I didn't and we all of the finish line. Don't forget. God bless you all. There are true and news. We're. A.

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