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Former VP Joe Biden speaks at Doug Jones campaign rally in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Former Vice President Joe Biden spoke at a campaign rally in Birmingham this morning. He spoke to support  Doug Jones, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate. "Do it for Alabama," Biden repeated in his speech.

“We are thrilled and deeply honored to have my longtime friend Vice President Joe Biden visit the great state of Alabama to reinforce his strong support of my campaign for the U.S. Senate. I have known and respected Joe Biden for almost 40 years now. He is the epitome of what we all hope public service can be,” said Jones.

The event was open to the public.