washington d.c. – Statement from MoveOn Executive Director Rahna Epting on President Biden’s State of the Union address tonight:
“Tonight, the American people heard from President Biden detailing the hard-won strides over the past two years to build an economy that works for everyone, defend our democracy,
reduce unemployment and rebuild our nation after the pandemic. Whether it’s making health care more affordable, fighting climate change, or protecting Social Security and Medicare, the president shared a bold, people-focused playbook to end work and offer to the American people.
“MoveOn’s base of millions of members strongly supports President Biden and the priorities the Biden/Harris administration is fighting for. We are committed to maintaining and defending our democracy, protecting the progress and freedoms we have won together, and preventing MAGA right-wing extremists from setting us back.
pass is a popular force for progress. MoveOn mobilizes the left to elect Democrats and enact progressive change. We are home to millions of members who refuse to accept the status quo and are driven to action. For more than a generation, MoveOn has been a bulwark against the radical right, channeling our voices to end wars, protect democracy and advance justice for all.