The task of perfecting our union moves forward.
The phrase ‘a more perfect Union’ is part of the preamble to the US Constitution. It is also the title of a major speech given by Obama when he was running for President in 2008, in which he addressed various aspects of race. The response was very positive and is judged to have helped Obama win.
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