Former vice president Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, on Wednesday will launch the Biden Foundation, a charitable organization with a wide-ranging agenda, including fighting cancer, preventing sexual assault, supporting military families and promoting education.
The foundation, which is incorporated in Delaware but will be headquartered in Washington, will provide an avenue for the Bidens to champion the same kinds of policies they pursued while serving in the White House.
“We look forward to this new chapter where we will continue our work to ensure that everyone — no matter their income level, race, gender, age, or sexuality — is treated with dignity and gets a fair shot at achieving the American Dream,” the couple said in a statement.
Joe Biden said in a recent interview with The Washington Post that he planned to establish a nonprofit organization that could address a broad range of cancer issues, an issue that has become central …