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"For eight years, Joe was the last one in the room when I faced a big decision. He made me a better president. And he has the experience and character to make us a better country," Barack Obama said.
The former president spoke with 14 Black men at a roundtable in Philadelphia.
President Obama delivered a powerful speech on the third night of the 2020 DNC. In it, he called out President Trump's handling of everything from police brutality to the pandemic, making the case for a Biden-Harris ticket.
The Wednesday address will be a part of the former president’s “My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Town Hall” series.
Obama’s office acknowledged that requests for him to speak played a role in his decision to address graduating seniors.
"I believe Joe has all the qualities we need in a president right now," Obama said in a nearly 12- minute video.