Jill Biden calls Roe reversal ‘so unjust – and so devastating’
First lady Jill Biden on Tuesday called the U.S. Supreme Court’s reversal of Roe v. Wade “unjust” and “so devastating” for the nation and millions of people who live in states that can now restrict abortion access.
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Jill Tracy Jacobs Biden (born June 3, 1951) is an American educator and the current first lady of the United States as the wife of President Joe Biden.She was previously the second lady of the United States from 2009 to 2017.
Jill Biden (born 3 June 1951) is an American educator, and politician from Hammonton, New Jersey, U.S. The entire US knows her as the wife of 47th US vice president “Joe Biden”. Jill is famous in the world as the former Second Lady of the United States (SLOTUS). She serves the position of the second lady from 20 January 2009 to 20 January 2017.
- The wife of 47th Vice President Joe Biden.
- Jill Biden.
- Jill Tracy Jacobs Biden.
- Educator and Politician.
- Marriage, Family and Career
- Professor and U.S. Second Lady
- Advocate For Military Families and Women's Rights
In the spring of 1975, Biden was set up on a blind date with then-U.S. Senator Joe Biden by his brother. In 1977, the Bidens were married. Biden helped her husband raise his two sons from a previous marriage, and they had a daughter of their own, Ashley, in 1981. Within two years, Biden was "itching" for more, according to an article in Voguemagazi...
Biden has been a professor of English at Northern Virginia Community College since 2009, the same year that her husband was sworn in as vice president of the United States after the 2008 presidential win of Barack Obama. In 2010, she hosted the first-ever White House Summit on Community Colleges with President Obama and continued to work on related...
With one of her stepsons in the military, Biden became involved with the nonprofit organization Delaware Boots on the Ground, which helps families during times of military deployment. Biden and first lady Michelle Obama also launched Joining Forces, an initiative which has provided educational and employment resources as well as health/wellness ser...
- Early Life and Career
- Second Lady
- Life After The Obama-Biden Administration
- First Lady
Jill Tracy Jacobs Biden was born on June 3, 1951, in Hammonton, New Jersey, to Bonny Jean Godfrey Jacobs and Donald Carl Jacobs. The oldest of five daughters, she grew up in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, just outside of Philadelphia. She graduated from Upper Moreland High School in 1969, then graduated from the University of Delaware with a bachelor’...
As Second Lady, Dr. Biden focused on advocating for community colleges, military families, and the education of women and girls around the world. As the Obama-Biden Administration focused on recovering from the 2008 economic recession, Dr. Biden worked to underscore the critical role of community colleges in the nation’s economy. She hosted the fir...
Following the Obama-Biden Administration, then-former Vice President Biden and Dr. Biden launched the Biden Foundation and the Biden Cancer Initiative. Her New York Times bestselling memoir, Where the Light Enters: Building a Family, Discovering Myself was published in 2019.That was followed by her second children’s book, JOEY: The Story of Joe Bid...
As First Lady, Dr. Biden continues her work for education, military families, and fighting cancer. She is a professor of writing at Northern Virginia Community College.
May 30, 2022 · Joe Biden, byname of Joseph Robinette Biden, Jr., (born November 20, 1942, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.), 46th president of the United States (2021– ) and 47th vice president of the United States (2009–17) in the Democratic administration of Pres. Barack Obama. He previously represented Delaware in the U.S. Senate (1973–2009).