Vice President Biden shared his Build Back Better plan today with media. The plan is meant to advance racial equity across the American economy, addressing the wealth gap.
America has never lived up to our founding promise — and we can’t rest until we finally do. My new plan will advance racial equity across the American economy and bring us closer to reaching our highest ideals: https://t.co/27Y38u5rCe pic.twitter.com/pQGZ78PXwC
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) July 28, 2020
A recent report says it will take almost 250 years to close the wealth gap between white & Black Americans, stretched further by COVID. The pandemic has shone a bright light on racial disparities in health and health care as well as higher unemployment rates and shuttered businesses impacting Black America.
Click ▶️ to listen to AURN Washington Bureau Chief April Ryan’s White House Report:
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