BIDEN RECOGNIZEZ 4OTH YEAR OF HIV, CALLS FOR BILLIONS TO END IT

President Joe Biden released a statement Saturday, June 5 recognizing the 40th year of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, emphasizing the need for continued progress toward eradicating the virus, and announcing $670 million toward that commitment.  “Forty years ago today, five young men in Los Angeles were confirmed as the first known patients stricken with an illness…

JOE BIDEN ISSUES FIRST PRIDE MONTH PROCLAMATION TO HONOR LGBTQ PEOPLE

President Joe Biden issued his first Pride month proclamation today to honor LGBTQ “individuals who are fighting to live freely and authentically.” While former President Barack Obama issued similar proclamations, Donald Trump did not. Like Obama, Biden touts the advances made by the LGBTQ community over recent years, from Supreme Court victories to legislative advances….