WWE legend, actor and businessman, Dwayne Johnson, formally made his first public endorsement for a presidential candidate as he announcement his assist for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on Sunday.”… as a registered Unbiased for years now with centrist ideologies, I do really feel that Vice President Biden and Senator Harris are your best option to steer our nation, and I’m endorsing them to develop into President, and Vice President, of our United States,” Johnson stated in a video posted on Twitter.
He added that he has voted for each events previously and that that is “arguably essentially the most vital election our nation has seen in a long time.”
The seven and a half minute announcement video included a short interview Johnson had with Biden and Harris the place he asks them how they’ll earn the respect from the American individuals when they’re in The White Home.
Biden says he’ll inform the reality, be open about failures and take accountability. Harris echoes the necessity for belief and reality but in addition says as a rustic we want therapeutic proper now as so many individuals have confronted losses this 12 months.
“Progress takes braveness, humanity, empathy, energy, KINDNESS & RESPECT. We should ALL VOTE,” Johnson tweeted, together with a hyperlink to an internet site the place individuals can register to vote and discover out data on candidates.
In simply three hours, the video has been seen greater than 2 million instances on Twitter.
In June, Johnson made a strong plea for change in management when he known as out President Donald Trump within the wake of George Floyd’s loss of life. The actor said in a video publish on his social media channels that the US is “crippled” and “on its knees begging to be heard and pleading for change.”