Biden asks Iowa voters in final ad to 'imagine all the progress we can make'

Democratic White House hopeful Joe BidenJoe BidenCuomo grilled by brother about running for president: 'No. no' Top Democratic super PACs team up to boost Biden The Hill's Campaign Report: Trump, Biden spar over coronavirus response MORE in his last ad before the Iowa caucuses is emphasizing his electability and asking voters to imagine what could happen if he is elected in November.

“Imagine all the progress we can make in the next four years. Imagine a country where affordable health care is a right, not a privilege," the former vice president says in the ad, which was first reported by Politico

“What we imagine today, you can make a reality," he adds. "But first we need to beat Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpCuomo grilled by brother about running for president: 'No. no' Maxine Waters unleashes over Trump COVID-19 response: 'Stop congratulating yourself! You're a failure' Meadows resigns from Congress, heads to White House MORE. Then there will be no limit to what we can do."


Biden in the ad also lists priorities such as health care legislation and an assault weapons ban.

The 30-second spot will reportedly run on Iowa TV stations and on the streaming service Hulu through next Monday, when Iowa voters will turn out for the first contest of the 2020 primary.

Biden trails a surging Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersTop Democratic super PACs team up to boost Biden Poll: Biden leads Sanders by 22 points GE employees urge company to use laid-off workers to make ventilators MORE (I-Vt.) by 3 percentage points in Iowa, according to a RealClearPolitics average of recent polling. Sanders has 25 percent support just days before the caucuses, compared to Biden's 22 percent.

The former vice president has sought to emphasize his moderate views and electability as he faces off against Sanders, a hero of the progressive wing of the Democratic Party.