Instinct previously reported that former vice-president Joe Biden would be attending the Human Rights Campaign’s annual national dinner and deliver the keynote speech that night. The event was hosted last night and Joe Biden did not disappoint.
With guests such as Eric Holder, Awkwafina, Tina Fey, Tan France, Antoni Porowski, Anne Hathaway, and Adam Rippon- the HRC dinner was the place to be.
Throughout the night, various people expressed their sentiments towards President Donald Trump in their speeches such as HRC President Chad Griffin who said:
“I don’t have to tell any of you that we are living through truly frightening times. Day after day, we’ve seen our most fundamental rights under attack by the highest levels of government, and the headlines couldn’t be any worse."
When it was finally Joe Biden’s turn to speak, he gave his addressed and expressed his opinion throughout:
“The President uses the White House as a literal bully pulpit.”
As he delivered his address, people began to chant “Run Joe Run!” throughout the auditorium. However, Biden has yet to confirm that he’ll run against Trump in 2020.
The full video can be seen below and other HRC speeches can be found at their YouTube Channel.