Clinton has talked about the tough primary with Obama in suggesting that Sanders and his supporters will eventually unify around her campaign. Sanders supporters have expressed bitterness at times over the nature of the campaign, and Democrats have openly worried about the difficulties they could face in unifying the party.
The video represents a “joint endorsement” from both Obamas, Earnest said, adding that first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaJill Biden adds to communications team in lead-up to midterm elections Michelle Obama: 'Treat fear as a challenge' Barack Obama wishes a happy 58th birthday to 'best friend' Michelle MORE will campaign for Clinton as well.
The president landed a dig at Trump after ticking off a handful of Democratic values.
Clinton reacted to the endorsement on Twitter moments after the video was posted.
Honored to have you with me, @POTUS. I'm fired up and ready to go! -H— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) June 9, 2016