Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden: I regret not being president Biden: 'McCain is right: Need select committee' for Russia With no emerging leaders, no clear message, Democrats flounder MORE on Saturday lauded the progress of the Obama administration in strengthening the U.S. working class and laid a vision for future reforms that should "make this resurgence permanent."
"Over the last eight years, we’ve created more jobs than all the advanced economies in the world combined. Unemployment has been cut in half. Wages are finally on the rise. We’ve gone from economic crisis to recovery to the cusp of genuine resurgence," Biden said during the White House weekly address. "And we’re better positioned to own the 21st century — economically and otherwise — than any other nation in the world."