Biden's call to defend democracy

Why Republicans are up in arms about the president's fiery Philadelphia speech

President Biden.
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Last night, President Biden gave a fiery prime-time address on the subject of democracy, identifying former President Donald Trump and his Make America Great Again (MAGA) movement as the chief threat to the ongoing American democratic experiment. What did the president say, why did he say it, and what does it all mean? Here's all you need to know about Biden's speech:

Why did Biden make the speech?

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