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and our descendents do not. >> again, 100 years ago and president biden will travel to tulsa tomorrow and visit with survivors and others. you can learn much more about this dark part of american history in a new cnn film "dream manned: the burning of black wall street." it premieres tonight at 9:00 eastern.anned: the burning of bl street." it premieres tonight at 9:00 eastern.lanned: the burning of wall street." it premieres tonight at 9:00 eastern.ed: the burning of blacl street." it premieres tonight at 9:00 eastern.d: the burning of black street." it premieres tonight at 9:00 eastern. good monday morning to you. memorial day. i'm jim sciutto. >> and i'm poppy harlow. we are following three big stories this hour. first, of course, honoring the men and women who paid the ultimate price for our freedom. moments from now president biden will lay a wreath at the tomb of the unknown soldier at arlington national cemetery. the ceremony is set to begin any moment, you will see it all live right here. also overnight a dramatic and significant walkout by democrats in the texas house of
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representatives blocking one of the most restrictive voting bills in the country in the last hours of the legislative session. but as a practical matter did the democrats' effort just delay the inevitable there? texas governor says that he will call a special session to take up that legislation again. we will have the latest from texas as well as possible next steps in just a moment. also this morning, right now miami area manhunt under way. this afterat least two people were shot and killed, more than 20 others injured at a shooting outside a florida nightclub. the suspects getting out of an suv early sunday morning, firing assault rifles -- assault rifles -- into the club. let's begin there. natasha chen is in doral, florida. natasha, we are expecting to hear from investigators shortly. do they have leads on the gunmen in this case? >> reporter: well, jim, they have not shared with us any particular leads since this
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happened, only telling us that, you know, this white nissan pathfinder came up outside the venue, really early sunday morning between 12:00 and 1:00 a.m., after this venue was hosting a private concert, private show where the patrons were standing outside in the parking lot in essentially the strip mall. so these three people essentially got out of the car, used assault rifles and handguns and started shooting indiscriminately at the crowd, which is why police are calling this a targeted attack, those three people then got back in the car and fled the scene. we are expecting them to walk up to this podium behind me at any moment now, hopefully to give further details about what they're learning. investigators did spend all day yesterday on the scene outside of that club/lounge venue. we saw a lot of yellow markings on the ground for dozens and dozens of shell casings and, again, like you said, two people died, about 20 people injured. we know that they were brought to several hospitals in the area and at least two of the wounded
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are still in critical condition today. so very serious event where a lot of families are grieving and worried right now and we will be standing by to see if there are any updates or if they can help identify those involved. jim and poppy. >> thank you for that reporting. meantime to texas where the state's republican governor greg abbott is now vowing to call a special session of the legislature there after house democrats walked off the floor entirely late last night effectively for now blocking passage of the sweeping voting restrictions bill. >> the request he is for how long? cnn's dianne gallagher joins us from austin texas. first of all, explain what's in the bill. you have two pieces here, one, making it harder to vote, restricting hours, et cetera, but, two, making it easier to challenge the results of an election, even without proof of widespread fraud. of course, something we saw attempted in the most recent election cycle nationally.
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>> reporter: yeah, and, you know, i've covered this across the country kind of going state by state as these bills have been introduced in more than a dozen states, passed into law. in texas we see some of those same elements. texas already has the most restrictive voting laws in the country and this would have just made it more restrictive by adding new requirements and adding criminal and civil penalties to the voting process here. like, for example, making it a crime for a public official to send an unsolicited mail-in ballot application. it also banned drive-in voting and would bar voting past 9:00 p.m. as well as before 1:00 p.m. on sundays, thus eliminating a large portion of souls to the polls. you mentioned that allowing judges to basically void elections if the number of fraudulent votes cast could change the result. so it lowers that threshold on the burden of proof. it also, again, expands penalties and creates them for more than a dozen election-related crimes and it
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expands powers for those partisan poll watchers, something that we have seen across the board in these election bills, also stripping local officials of some of their power. now, democrats here in texas have been trying to reduce the effect of sb-7 for more than a month at this point, it came down to the wire last night, and they chose to walk out. democrats tell me because they felt there was no other option they had anymore, basically go to the nuclear option to stop this because of the damage they felt it would do. >> the franchise is something that was never taken for granted in communities like mine and we will never take it for granted. so when people come to challenge that and when people come to take that away, we're going to do whatever it takes to maintain. what's wrong is taking away the access to the ballot box and all of us on the democratic side of the aisle that chose this path knew the consequences and we are willing to risk them.
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>> reporter: now, one of those consequences the democrats are aware may happen from this is the fact that governor greg abbott, a republican governor who listed this election bill as his legislative priority at the start of the session, tweeted almost immediately that he planned to call a special session and put what is in sb-7 on that session. we do not know when it will begin but it could begin as early as tomorrow, jim, poppy. >> we will see if the stand lasts. dianne gallagher, thanks so much. so let's pick up where diane just left off. we have a republican strategist here. so doug abbott thinks this is important enough to call a special session, something one of the democrats in the texas house pointed out last night is something he chose not to do in the wake of hurricane harvey, following mass shootings like el paso or a special session about covid-19. what do you make of it? >> look, obviously we're seeing this as diane pointed out
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earlier, she's going state to state because we're seeing these efforts happen from republicans throughout the country and i will say, you know, as a republican i don't support the texas bill and i would urge texas republicans don't be like arizona republicans, which clearly they're trying to set the stage to do. we've seen these kinds of tactics before both from republicans and democrats. democrats very famously fled the state of texas, drove to oklahoma to avoid voting. here in washington as you know, poppy, we are having a long conversation about the filibuster, what it means, does it exist. this is a de facto filibuster that democrats are doing and it's why i think republicans have urged not to get rid of the filibuster here is because it's a bad thing when your opponents do t it's a good thing when you are able to do it. welcome to politics. >> if sb-7 does make it through in this special session or what have you, one of the things that it would do, and jim has been right in really highlighting this this morning, it would allow judges, basically courts,
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to essentially throw out results of an election, whether it be a local election or a more nationwide election in their state. if enough ballots were cast illegally that it could have made a difference without having to prove that fraud actually altered the outcome. they don't even have to show evidence of fraud. how is that something that any party wants? i mean, explain to me as a republican in the state, how do you defend that? >> well, i don't. >> right. >> i think we've gone down the road as republicans of all accusations of fraud, where it exists or where it doesn't exist to sort of prove our point that we won an election that we didn't actually win. i got a lot of heat as you know, poppy, five years ago when i said that donald trump won fair and square, i get a lot of heat from my republican friends now when i say joe biden won fair and square. even republicans who know that that's the case, a lot of them who, you know, work about a mile behind me in the capitol who know that joe biden won fair and square often can't say it because of the heat that they're going to get from their voters.
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they know that's the case. this is the new kind of abnormal that republicans are dealing with. and it's troubling to me. >> okay. doug, i'm sorry, the control room is telling me we're seeing first images of president biden arriving for memorial day at the tomb of the unknown soldier. let's listen . >> present. >> present.
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>> the president and vice president, defense secretary after taking a moment at the tomb of the unknown soldier. if you haven't been there at arlington national cemetery, that spot will make your heart stop. it is actually today the tomb of the unknown soldiers, with remains of fallen service members from world war i, later added remains from victims -- fallen service members from world war ii and the korean war and in 1984 from the vietnam war as well. so a lot of history in that spot. and a lot of loss. >> we will be right back.
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these are live pictures from miami-dade county, florida. such a familiar scene. officials giving an update on another deadly shooting. this one this weekend outside a
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concert venue in miami-dade. two people were killed, more than 20 injured. a manhunt still under way for three gunmen. that shooting was the 25th mass shooting in this country in just two weeks. the total for the year, 238. joining me now to discuss miami police chief art acevedo. thank you for taking the time this morning. >> thanks for having me, jim. >> so we have two phenomena going on here, right? we have just an explosion in mass shootings, but you also have big increases in many cities in violent crime, including homicides and gun violence. you know, we tend to discuss those things separately, but i wonder if you think that's wrong because there is some overlap between the two. is there an overlap in causes in your view? >> absolutely. look, it is a time in our country's nation where our courts have been shut down, courts are not holding people accountable, and in houston
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where i just left a few weeks ago we are arresting the same individuals for committing violence and that has to change, it has to change soon. >> i've spoken to a number of chiefs in a number of cities including in new york and elsewhere who talk not just about a slowdown in the courts from covid-related issues which has had big effects throughout the course system but also policies. for instance, in new york state incarceration, folks that might have been held for periods of time while being adjudicated, they are out on the streets and they have had the same experience you have, where they pick up folks repeated times. tell us in your view is that a contributor? >> well, that's a huge contributor. i mean, here in harris county where i just left the position of the elected officials is that no one should be held, regardless of their criminal history and regardless of the crime they're committing and they are out one door in the other and shooting other people. unless the american people speak out it's going to be a long, hot, bloody summer and we can
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thank a lot of elected officials for that. >> i should note to folks if they are not aware you came from harris county in houston, err now in miami. enormous experience here, two different cities at this time. i speak to a lot of cops and this is anecdotally but i also speak to their chiefs and they often bring up officer morale. some of this is in the data. big jumps in retirements in a number of departments, but you also hear anecdotally about police policing differently in the current environment. i wonder if you have seen that yourself as you have led officers in two major cities. >> well, actually it's been three major cities, i was in austin for almost ten years, the capital of texas. >> i don't mean to sell you short. >> police officers are -- they are disenchanted. when crooks are laughing at them on the way to the jail saying, i'll be in one door out the other before you each get back in your police car, and the fact is that's the truth. why should they put themselves at risk when our court system across the country and our das
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and elected officials want to focus more on the criminal than they do the victims. it's a tough time to be a cop. >> you know as well as i do that our discussion of an issue like this, like so many issues, is caricatured to say the least, that you have one side who thinks there's only one solution and it's, you know -- it's all about policing or maybe more guns, you have others who look at it differently, right, and one extreme even defund the police. you have said to your credit that they need to come out of their own corners, the left and right, come to the middle which is where most americans r tell us what steps in your view from your experience would make the most positive difference right now. >> i think from the left we need to stop talking about the militarization of police and defunding the police and start focusing on actually investing on better policing and better training. to the right it shouldn't be more guns for everyone. we need to toughen up the laws, how easy it is for crooks to get guns and then we need to hold criminals accountable, those who
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would do harm to others need to be in prison, this he need not to pass go or collect $200. the only thing they fear is death, these young people fear prison. >> what is your reaction when you see any effort at gun restrictions, just fail. i mean, there was barely an effort in recent weeks because even democrats know they are not going to get there, right, on this, and then you see steps like in texas, texas governor greg abbott is going to sign that removes even requirements for a license to buy a handgun. remarkable in this environment. as an officer of the law, what affect does that have on the work that you do? >> it just makes it that much tougher. look, in texas labor, police chiefs, sheriffs, we all came together and have lifted our voices and say we do not support constitutional carry as do most americans, including gun owners don't support the notion that everyone should just carry a gun. it's time for abbott to put the words in deed and veto that bill which is the desire of most
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police officers in the state and in the country. >> we will see if the cops win out for the politics there. chief art acevedo, we appreciate the work that you do and the work that the officers working for you do. >> thank you. have a great memorial day. >> you, too. minutes from now president biden will deliver his remarks this memorial day. he will make them from arlington national cemetery where he's also laying that wreath. we are live there next. [typing sounds] [music fades in] [voice of female] my husband ben and i opened ben's chili bowl the very same year that we were married. that's 1958. [voice of male] the chili bowl really has never closed in our history. when the pandemic hit, we had to pivot. and it's been really helpful to keep people updated on google. we wouldn't be here without our wonderful customers. we're really thankful for all of them. [female voices soulfully singing “come on in”]
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let's listen into defense secretary lloyd austin speaking this memorial day. >> when some of our gold star and surviving families, one of them was shannon slutman, the wife of a marine reservist. they have three children. her husband chris was killed by a suicide bomber on april 8th, 2019, in bagram, afghanistan. the first thing that she said in our meeting was simply, i'm going to try not to cry. and she told us that before her husband left on one of his deployments, she sat him down and said, god forbid something happens to you, but if it does, where do you want me to bury
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you? and he told her, i don't care. i just want to be near you. and today staff sergeant chris slutman rests here in arlington in section 60, alongside so many of his brothers and sisters in arms who made the ultimate sacrifice in action in this longest of american wars. our gold star and surviving families wage a fight that goes on long after the funerals, and it is our sacred duty to do more to ease the burden that they shoulder on memorial day and every day. because for as long as america has sent our sons and daughters into harm's way, those on the home front have also been on the
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front lines. and, mr. president, you know firsthand the pride of seeing a loved one put on our country's uniform. you also know what it means to wait and worry while a son serves in a battle zone far away. and you know what it means to commit american troops to fight. and you understand the mixture of pride and stress and fear and love that all our military families live with. as a former commander, i know these feelings myself. for the loved ones of those who have fallen let me simply say we know the depth of your sacrifice, but we can never truly know the depth of your loss. what we can do is honor the memory of those you lost by
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caring for those who mourn them, and by seeking to perfect our union and defend our democracy. and by striving to live our lives in ways that advance the ideals for which they gave their all. it is indeed an honor to be here with all of you today. ladies and gentlemen, the president of the united states. [ applause ] >> madam vice president, secretary austin, secretary mcdonough, general milley, gold star families, my fellow
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americans, we're gathered at this sacred place in this solemn hour to engage in the most fundamental of undertakings, the right of remembrance. remember those who gave their all in the service of america, in the service of freedom, in the service of justice. remember their sacrifice, their valor and their grace. remember their smiles, their loves, their laughter, their essential vibrant and transcendent humanity. for while we stand amid monuments of stone, we must never forget that each of these markers for those known and unknown here at arlington and far beyond represent a precious life, a son, a daughter, a
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mother, a spouse, a brother, a sister, a friend, a neighbor. to those who mourn a loved one today, jill and i have some idea how you're feeling. our losses are not the same, but that black hole you feel in your chest as if it's going to suck you into it we get. i know the incredible pride you felt seeing your loved one wear the uniform of our country and the pride they felt wearing it. our son beau's service in the delaware army national guard unit, the year he spent deployed in iraq was one of the things that he was most proud of in life. yesterday marked the anniversary of his death and it's a hard
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time. a hard time of year for me and our family. just like it is for so many of y you. it can hurt to remember, but the hurt is how we feel and how we heal. i always feel beau close to me on memorial day. i know exactly where i need to be, right here honoring our fallen heroes because through pain and anguish of his loss i remember the pride on his face the day i pinned those bars on his shoulders. all of you who are fighting with the press pain of loss, as hard as it is to believe, i promise you this, the day will come when the image of your loved one will
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bring a smile to your lips before it brings a tear to your eyes. the bible teaches blessed are they that mourn, for they shall be comforted. that comfort, that reassurance can be a long time in coming, but it will come, i promise you. and my prayer for all of you is that that day will come sooner rather than later. we all know memorial day's origins lie in the wake of the civil war, a war for the freedom of all, a war for union, a war for liberty and for the preservation of the constitution. calling for such today general john logan, commander of the grand army of the republic issued general order number 11, he directed the nation set aside
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a day to honor, and i quote, those who died in defense of their country during the late rebellion and whose bodies now lie in almost every city, village and hamlet, church yard throughout the land. and so we have and so we do again today in our time. we are the children of sacrifice, made by a long line of american service members, each a link in that chain of honor. we live by the light of the flame of liberty they kept burning. we're free because they were brave. here on these gentle rolling green hills and across america and around the globe lie buried the heroes of the greatest
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experiment the world has ever known, ever seen. the experiment bears the noble name the united states of america. women and men, all those we honor today, gave their lives for their country, but they live forever in our hearts, forever proud, forever honorable, forever american. they are -- they are the sentinels of liberty, defenders of the downtrodden, liberators of nations. and still today americans stand watch around the world often at their great person pearil. war and death and loss are not
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relics of our american history, they're part of the american story. here in arlington lie heroes who gave what president lincoln called the last full measure of devotion. they did not only die at gettysburg or at glander's field or on the beaches of normandy, but in the mountains of afghanistan, the deserts of iraq in the last 20 years. when i walk through it reminds me of the cost of war. hundreds of graves -- hundreds of graves are here from recent conflicts. hundreds of patriots gave their all, each -- each of them leaving behind a family who live with their pain and their absence every single day. i want to assure each of those families we will never forget
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what you gave to our country. we will never fail to honor your sacrifice. each day starting when i was vice president of the united states i carry in my pocket a number of troops killed during the wars in afghanistan and iraq. not an approximation, not rounded off numbers, but each leave behind an entire community of family. and today that number is 7,036. 7,036 fallen angels who have lost their lives into these conflicts. on this memorial day we honor the legacy and their sacrifice.
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duty, honor, country. they lived for it, they died for it, and we as a nation are eternally grateful. you know, america has been forged in the fires of war. our freedom and the freedom of innumerable others has been secured by young men and women who answered the call of history and gave everything in the service of an idea. the idea of america. it's the greatest idea in the long history of human kind. an idea that we are all created equal in the image of all mighty god. that we are all entitled to dignity as my father would say, and respect. decency and honor. love the neighbor.
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they are not empty words. but the vital beating part of our nation. and a democracy must be defended at all costs for democracy makes all this possible. democracy. that's the soul of america. and i believe it's a soul worth fighting for and so do you. a soul worth dying for. heroes who lie in eternal peace in this beautiful place, this sacred place, they believed that, too. the soul of america is animated by the perennial battle between our worst instincts which we've seen of late and our better angels. between me first and we the people, between greed and
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generosity, cruelty and kindness, captivity and freedom, the americans of lexington and concord, new orleans, gettysburg, oregon, ee with a gee ma, normandy, afghanistan, iraq and thousands of places in between, these americans weren't fighting for dictators, they were fighting for democracy. they weren't fighting to exclude or to enslave, they were fighting to build and broaden and liberate. they weren't fighting for self, they were fighting for the soul of the nation. for liberty and simple fair play. simple fair play and decency. today as we remember their sacrifice we remind ourselves of our duty to their memory to the
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future they fought for. we owe the honored dead a debt we can never fully repay. we owe them our whole souls. we owe them our full best efforts to perfect the union for which they died. we owe them the work of our hands and our hearts to make real the promise of a nation founded on the proposition that all of us, all of us, all of us are created equal and deserve to be treated that way throughout our lives. democracy is more than a form of government, it's a way of being, it's a way of seeing the world. democracy means the rule of the people, the rule of the people, not the rule of monarchs, not the rule of the moneyed, not the role of the mighty. literally the rule of the people. the lives of billions from
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antiquity to our own hour have been shaped by the battle between aspirations of the many and the greed of the few, between people's right to self-determination and the self-seeking of a dictator. between dreams of democracy and appetites for autocracy which we're seeing around the world. our troops have fought this battle on fields around the world but also the battle of our time, and the mission falls to each of us each and every day. democracy itself is in peril. here at home and around the world. what we do now -- what we do now, how we honor the memory of the fallen will determine whether or not democracy will long endure. we all take it for granted, we think we learn in school that
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every generation has to fight for it, but look, it's the biggest question, whether a system that prizes the individual, that bends toward liberty, that gives everybody a chance at prosperity, whether that system can and will prevail against powerful forces that wish it harm. all that we do in our common life as a nation is part of that struggle, a struggle for democracy that's taking place around the world. democracy and autocracy. struggle for decency and dignity. just simple decency. the struggle for prosperity and progress. and yes, the struggle for the soul of america itself.
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folks, you all know it, democracy thrives when the infrastructure of democracy is strong. when people have the right to vote freely and fairly and conveniently, when a free and independent press pursues the truth founded on facts not propaganda. when the rule of law applies equally and fairly to every citizen regardless of where they come from and what they look like. excuse me. wherever americans are, there -- there is democracy. churches and synagogues and mosques, neighborhoods and coffee shops and diners, bleachers at kids baseball or softball games, libraries and parks. democracy begins and grows in the open heart and the impetus
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to come together for a common cause. and i might know parenthetically thank you, taps, that's what you do. and that's where we will be preserved, for empathy is the fuel of democracy. let me say that again. empathy -- empathy is the fuel of democracy. our willingness to see each other not as enemies, neighbors, even when we disagree, to understand what the other is going through. to state the obvious our democracy isn't perfect, it always has been, but americans of all backgrounds, races, creeds, identities, sexual orientations have long spilled their blood to defend our democracy. the diversity of our country and of our armed services is and
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always has been an incredible strength and generation after generation of american heroes have signed up to be part of the fight because they understand the truth that lives in every american heart, that liberation, opportunity, justice, are far more likely to come to pass in an democracy than an autocracy. if every person is sacred then every person's rights are sacred. individual digity, individual worth, individual sanctity. the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. we say those words so often, but think of it. the right to vote, the right to rise in a world as far as your talent can take you, unlimited by unfair barriers of privilege
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and power. such are the principles of demo democracy. so why would you put these noble principles into practice? how do we do that? how do we make the idea real or as close to real as we can make it? this nation was built on an idea, the only nation in the world built on an idea, every other nation is built on ethnicity, geography, religion, et cetera. we were built on an idea, the idea of liberty. an opportunity for all. we never fully realized that aspiration of our founding but every generation has opened the door a little wider and every generation has opened it wider and wider to be more inclusive. include those that have been excluded before. it's a mission handed down generation to generation. the work of perfecting our
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union. in 1830 when we were a young nation this unionists put their sectional interest ahead of the common good. a great senator, daniel webster, rose in the capitol to defend the union. to him we were not just a collection of competing forces, but a coherent hold. his cry first uttered just across the potomac in the capitol resonates even now. he stood on the floor and he said, liberty and union, now and forever one and inseparable. liberty and union. more than 142 years later when i first came to the united states senate at a time when our country was so deeply divided over vietnam, the struggle of civil rights, the fight over
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women's rights, i had the notion that my first task a as a stood to make my first speech on the floor of the senate, it all of a sudden hit me, i'm standing where daniel webster had stood, his desk was next to mine. i was struck by the weight of history, as corny as it sounds, by the legacy, the work we're charged to carry forward. liberty and union now and forever. now is then, unity is essential to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. and so remember those who gave their all in the cause of unity, in the cause of a nation that endures because of them. we must honor their sacrifice by sustaining the best of america while honestly confronting all that we must do to make our nation fuller, freer and more
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just. we must remember that we may find the light and the wisdom and, yes, the courage to move forward in the words of that great hymn, fight as they nobly fought of old. for remembrance lies not just our history but our hope. not just our solemn remembrance, but our renewed purpose. not just our solace, but our strength. this memorial day remember that not all of us are called to make the ultimate sacrifice. we all are called by god and by history and by conscience to make our nation free and fair, just and strong, noble and whole. to this battle may we now dedicate our souls, that our
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work may prove worthy of the blood of our fallen. for this work, the work of democracy is the work of our time and for all time. and if we do our duty then ages still to come will look back at us and say that we, too, kept the faith. there's nothing more important. nothing more sacred, nothing more american than keeping the faith. and god bless the united states of america and may the light perpetually shine upon the fallen. may god bring comfort to their families and may god protect our troops today and always. god bless you all. [ applause ]
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>> words from the president there. of course, arlington, poppy, is personal for joe biden, his son beau biden buried there. he was an army major, delaware army national guard, died of brain cancer, in fact, yesterday was actually the five-year anniversary of his son's death. >> i was so struck, jim, by how he connected the work that we all have to do today to what was sacrificed and has been sacrificed by so many for so long saying that empathy is the fuel of democracy and willingness to see each other and for the commonality that we all -- that we all share. >> no question. also citing section 60. >> yeah. >> of arlington, which is where the victims of the iraq and afghanistan wars are buried. it's called the saddest acre in america. of course, here is a president who is pulling troops out of afghanistan. >> that's right. that's right. thank you all for being with us on this memorial day.
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