Below are excerpts from a speech Bruce Springsteen gave at a rally in Madison, Wisconsin on November 5, 2012 in support of the re-election of President Barack Obama. For a full transcript visit, http://brucespringsteen.net/news/2012/bruces-speech-from-madison-wi,.
Today we have another battle. Now we are charged with the hard daily struggle to make those possibilities, those changes real and enduring in a world that challenges your hopefulness, a world that is often brutally resistant to change. We’ve lived through that struggle over these past four years when the forces of opposition have been tireless.
I stood with President Obama four years ago and I’m proud to be standing with him today. Because…
I’m thankful for the historic advances in healthcare.
I’m thankful for a more regulated Wall Street that will begin to protect our citizens from the blind greed of those who over reach.