Ashton, many thanks. You seemed awfully comfortable up here. (Laughter and applause.) You had been awfully comfortable up here. We don’t understand. We — I’m maybe not sure I’ll be around, but, you understand — (laughter) — you don’t know me if you’re here, just don’t pretend. Okay? (Laughter.)
Your tale, your leadership, along with your mother is a motivation. (Applause.) Your mother. If my mom had been right right right here, she’d look you, dear. at both you and state, “Honey, God love” God love you — everything you do, that which you did, that which you continue doing.
I wish to thank Secretary — well, to begin with, I would like to tell Chasten: Belated delighted birthday, Chasten. (Applause.) Us inside, we were singing happy birthday to him if you could hear. A bunch was got by us of cupcakes, yet not sufficient for all of us. (Laughter.) But — and, Mr. Secretary, many thanks. Continue reading “Remarks by President Biden Commemorating LGBTQ+ Pride Month”