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July 26, 2021, 10:06 PM

The Breakdown: President Joe Biden meets with Iraqi prime minister

Plus, efforts to get people vaccinated ramp up as delta variant cases are on the rise.
July 26, 2021, 10:06 PM
The Breakdown: President Joe Biden meets with Iraqi prime minister
July 26, 2021, 9:56 PM

President Joe Biden met with Iraqi prime minister at White House

The U.S. announces it will end its combat mission in Iraq, with troops playing an advisory role.
July 26, 2021, 9:56 PM
President Joe Biden met with Iraqi prime minister at White House
July 25, 2021, 11:08 AM

Americans' optimism about country's direction over next year drops nearly 20 points since May: POLL

In May, a little more than a third were pessimistic. Now, it is a majority, a new ABC News/Ipsos poll finds.
July 25, 2021, 11:08 AM
Americans' optimism about country's direction drops nearly 20 points since May: POLL
July 24, 2021, 10:17 AM

Biden campaigns for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe

President Joe Biden on Friday participated in a campaign event to support Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe, who is seeking to be governor a second time.
July 24, 2021, 10:17 AM
Biden campaigns for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe
July 24, 2021, 9:06 AM

Biden stumps for McAuliffe in early test of political clout

President Joe Biden is back on the campaign trail, leading the kind of rally that was impossible last year because of the pandemic
July 24, 2021, 9:06 AM
July 22, 2021, 10:47 PM

The Breakdown: Biden signs Crime Victims Fund Act

Plus, the battle over the Jan. 6 select committee heats up and an inside look at the opioid crisis.
July 22, 2021, 10:47 PM
The Breakdown: Biden signs Crime Victims Fund Act
July 22, 2021, 10:30 PM

Biden signs bill to give more money to victims of violent crimes

Biden signed the Crime Victims Fund Act, which takes money from criminal fines and uses it to increase funding for victims of violent crimes.
July 22, 2021, 10:30 PM
Biden signs bill to give more money to victims of violent crimes
July 22, 2021, 8:20 PM

The latest on the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill

Montana Sen. Jon Tester talks about Republicans’ latest attempt to block a vote on the bill.
July 22, 2021, 8:20 PM
The latest on the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill
July 21, 2021, 9:22 PM

Infrastructure test vote fails in Senate, negotiations proceed

A group of five Democratic senators and five Republican senators are reportedly making progress on a bipartisan infrastructure deal.
July 21, 2021, 9:22 PM
Infrastructure test vote fails in Senate, negotiations proceed
July 21, 2021, 6:03 PM

Republicans not on board as bipartisan infrastructure deal heads for test vote

A failed bipartisan deal could impact the larger bill Democrats are trying to pass on their own.
July 21, 2021, 6:03 PM
Republicans not on board as bipartisan infrastructure deal heads for test vote
July 21, 2021, 1:43 AM

Chipping away at ambitious agenda, Biden marks 6 months as president

Chipping away at an ambitious agenda, President Joe Biden on Tuesday marked six months as president. What's his record pursuing his major initiatives?
July 21, 2021, 1:43 AM
Scorecard: How Biden did in his 1st 6 months
July 20, 2021, 9:58 PM

Biden working phones ahead of key test for bipartisan infrastructure plan

Plus, five Republicans are named to the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 assault on the Capitol.
July 20, 2021, 9:58 PM
Biden working phones ahead of key test for bipartisan infrastructure plan
July 20, 2021, 8:57 PM

Biden holds Cabinet meeting marking 6 months in office

The president addressed his Cabinet and gave remarks on immigration reform, infrastructure and vaccinating America.
July 20, 2021, 8:57 PM
Biden holds Cabinet meeting marking 6 months in office
July 20, 2021, 7:56 PM

Biden, Brady trade zingers at White House event for Super Bowl champs

President Joe Biden and Tampa Bay Bucs Quarterback Tom Brady share a lighthearted back-and-forth about their ages
July 20, 2021, 7:56 PM
Biden, Brady trade zingers at White House event for Super Bowl champs
July 19, 2021, 9:31 PM

Biden pushes back on inflation fears, touts infrastructure plans

Democrats hope to pass a $3.5 trillion “human infrastructure” plan, but the possible addition of immigration and voting rights measures could put the plan in jeopardy.
July 19, 2021, 9:31 PM
Biden pushes back on inflation fears, touts infrastructure plans
July 19, 2021, 9:30 PM

Biden pushes Congress on infrastructure

President Joe Biden is encouraging senators to pass a bipartisan infrastructure bill worth $1.2 trillion.
July 19, 2021, 9:30 PM
Biden pushes Congress on infrastructure
July 19, 2021, 6:04 PM

Biden tries to clarify comment that Facebook is 'killing people'

President Joe Biden tried to clean up his Friday comment that Facebook is "killing people" on the heels of the surgeon general warning of misinformation around vaccines.
July 19, 2021, 6:04 PM
Biden tries to clarify comment that Facebook is 'killing people'
July 19, 2021, 5:09 PM

Biden tries to clarify controversial comment on Facebook

President Joe Biden's attempted to clean-up his comment that Facebook is "killing people" on the heels of the surgeon general warning of misinformation around COVID-19.
July 19, 2021, 5:09 PM
Biden tries to clarify controversial comment on Facebook
July 17, 2021, 11:06 AM

Biden said crime isn't 'a red or blue issue -- it's an American issue.' What do Americans think?

Biden should focus on "the initiating factors in crime," a Democrat said.
July 17, 2021, 11:06 AM
Biden said crime is 'an American issue.' What do Americans think?
July 17, 2021, 2:20 AM

Biden to meet with Iraqi prime minister at White House

Pres. Biden will meet with Iraqi prime minister at the White House.
July 17, 2021, 2:20 AM
July 16, 2021, 12:15 AM

Biden hosts German Chancellor Angela Merkel at White House

Angela Merkel is the first European leader President Joe Biden has hosted at the White House. It will likely be her last trip there as she plans to retire from the office later this year.
July 16, 2021, 12:15 AM
Biden hosts German Chancellor Angela Merkel at White House
July 16, 2021, 12:13 AM

President Biden meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel

“Under your chancellorship, the friendship and cooperation between Germany and the United States has become stronger and stronger,” said President Joe Biden.
July 16, 2021, 12:13 AM
President Biden meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel
July 15, 2021, 11:23 PM

Biden touts expanded child tax credit

President Joe Biden delivered remarks at the White House as his administration rolled out its expanded child tax credit on Thursday.
July 15, 2021, 11:23 PM
Biden touts expanded child tax credit
July 15, 2021, 8:48 PM

Biden: Child tax credit ‘a step toward ending child poverty in America’

Democrats want to see the expanded credit made permanent in their $3.5 trillion budget agreement.
July 15, 2021, 8:48 PM
Biden: Child tax credit ‘a step toward ending child poverty in America’
July 15, 2021, 6:46 PM

President Biden touts child tax credit payments

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris spoke about the "historic day" for American families as child tax credit payments started to be sent out.
July 15, 2021, 6:46 PM
President Biden touts child tax credit payments
July 15, 2021, 6:23 PM

How the expanded child tax credit payments work

The Biden administration is beginning to distribute expanded child tax credit payments, giving parents on average $423 this month, with payments continuing through the end of the year
July 15, 2021, 6:23 PM
July 14, 2021, 10:52 PM

Biden rallies Democrats behind $3.5 trillion budget plan

President Joe Biden lunched with Democrats as the party proceeds with crafting two separate pieces of legislations worth a combined $4.1 trillion in new spending.
July 14, 2021, 10:52 PM
Biden rallies Democrats behind $3.5 trillion budget plan
July 14, 2021, 6:29 PM

Biden slams Republican push for election reform

The president called GOP attempts to change voting laws the biggest threat to American democracy since the Civil War. ABC News’ Ike Ejiochi reports.
July 14, 2021, 6:29 PM
Biden slams Republican push for election reform
July 14, 2021, 4:17 AM

Biden responds to Texas GOP push to pass new voting limits

President Joe Biden said that Republican efforts to limit ballot access across the country is a “21st century Jim Crow assault.”
July 14, 2021, 4:17 AM
Biden responds to Texas GOP push to pass new voting limits
July 14, 2021, 12:59 AM

Biden blasts GOP voting restrictions push: 'The big lie is just that -- a big lie!'

President Joe Biden delivered a major speech Tuesday from Philadelphia on voting rights as his administration wades more aggressively into the fight over ballot access.
July 14, 2021, 12:59 AM
Biden blasts GOP voting restrictions push: 'The big lie is just that -- a big lie!'
July 13, 2021, 10:31 PM

President Joe Biden's speech on voting rights: TRANSCRIPT

Read what President Joe Biden said in a major speech on voting rights from Philadelphia on Tuesday afternoon.
July 13, 2021, 10:31 PM
President Joe Biden's speech on voting rights: TRANSCRIPT
July 13, 2021, 9:53 PM

Biden touts Voting Rights Act

President Joe Biden delivered a major speech on voting rights at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia on Tuesday.
July 13, 2021, 9:53 PM
Biden touts Voting Rights Act
July 13, 2021, 9:13 PM

Biden: Restrictive voting bills ‘most dangerous threat’ to elections in history

The president called on Congress to pass voting rights legislation to stop what he calls an assault on democracy.
July 13, 2021, 9:13 PM
Biden: Restrictive voting bills ‘most dangerous threat’ to elections in history
July 13, 2021, 9:02 PM

Biden to make 'moral case' for voting rights, slam 'authoritarian' state-level GOP voting bills

"He will make the moral case to the American people on why the right to vote is fundamental to who we are as a nation," Psaki said.
July 13, 2021, 9:02 PM
Biden to make 'moral case' for voting rights, slam GOP voting restriction efforts
July 12, 2021, 6:47 PM

Biden details plan to curb gun violence

President Joe Biden gathered a group of local elected leaders and police chiefs to discuss ways the U.S. can reduce gun violence.
July 12, 2021, 6:47 PM
Biden details plan to curb gun violence
July 12, 2021, 6:22 PM

Biden to talk crime with city, police leaders nationwide

He'll meet police leaders from around the country to talk about reducing crime.
July 12, 2021, 6:22 PM
July 10, 2021, 5:06 PM

Biden holds call with Putin

After the call, President Joe Biden said that whether or not the Kremlin sponsored the cybercriminals, he expects President Vladimir Putin to crack down on them.
July 10, 2021, 5:06 PM
Biden holds call with Putin
July 10, 2021, 3:07 PM

In hour-long call, Biden discusses ransomware with Putin after another massive attack

In a nearly one-hour long call, President Joe Biden discussed ransomware attacks with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
July 10, 2021, 3:07 PM
In hour-long call, Biden discusses ransomware with Putin after another massive attack
July 9, 2021, 10:07 PM

Biden signs executive order aimed at increasing competition in US economy

President Joe Biden signed a wide-ranging executive order Friday afternoon aimed at minimizing the stranglehold of monopolies on certain industries.
July 9, 2021, 10:07 PM
Biden signs executive order aimed at increasing competition in US economy
July 9, 2021, 9:50 PM

Biden signs executive order, speaks with Putin on the phone

The White House says President Joe Biden made it clear to Putin that the U.S. expects him to act on cyberattacks.
July 9, 2021, 9:50 PM
Biden signs executive order, speaks with Putin on the phone
July 9, 2021, 9:49 PM

Biden to meet with police and community groups amid surge in gun violence

President Joe Biden has taken actions to target illegal gun traffickers and send “strike force” teams to cities where violence is surging.
July 9, 2021, 9:49 PM
Biden to meet with police and community groups amid surge in gun violence
July 9, 2021, 9:08 PM

More competition: Biden signs order targeting big business

President Joe Biden has signed an executive order that targets what he says are anticompetitive practices in tech, health care and other parts of the economy
July 9, 2021, 9:08 PM
July 9, 2021, 8:52 PM

Pres. Biden signs executive order aimed at increasing competition in U.S. economy

Biden said he’s a proud capitalist, but that capitalism without competition is “exploitation.
July 9, 2021, 8:52 PM
Pres. Biden signs executive order aimed at increasing competition in U.S. economy
July 9, 2021, 7:08 PM

Biden signs executive order promoting competition in US economy

President Joe Biden signed an executive order promoting competition among companies, which the White House believes will lower prices for families and increase wages for workers.
July 9, 2021, 7:08 PM
Biden signs executive order promoting competition in US economy
July 9, 2021, 5:01 PM

White House officials arrange confidential sales of Hunter Biden's art

A New York gallery owner will facilitate sales of Hunter Biden's original artwork, according to a source familiar with the situation.
July 9, 2021, 5:01 PM
White House officials arrange confidential sales of Hunter Biden's art
July 9, 2021, 3:21 PM

Schumer wants Senate votes soon on Biden's domestic agenda

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer says he wants his chamber to vote on budget and infrastructure legislation before lawmakers break for an August recess
July 9, 2021, 3:21 PM
Schumer wants Senate votes soon on Biden's domestic agenda
July 9, 2021, 4:06 AM

Biden moves up US troop withdrawal to August

President Joe Biden announced Thursday that the U.S. troop withdrawal in Afghanistan will be completed by Aug. 31 as instability and violence increase in the region.
July 9, 2021, 4:06 AM
Biden moves up US troop withdrawal to August
July 9, 2021, 12:45 AM

Biden says military withdrawal from Afghanistan will conclude Aug. 31

President Joe Biden delivered remarks on the U.S. Afghanistan withdrawal amid increasing instability in the region and Taliban activity.
July 9, 2021, 12:45 AM
Biden says military withdrawal from Afghanistan will conclude Aug. 31
July 8, 2021, 9:54 PM

Conservatives distort Biden's pledge to 'knock on doors' to get people vaccinated

Conservatives are balking at the idea of President Joe Biden's new federal "surge teams" deployed to COVID hotspots to help contain outbreaks and increase vaccinations.
July 8, 2021, 9:54 PM
Conservatives distort Biden's pledge to 'knock on doors' to get people vaccinated
July 8, 2021, 8:44 PM

Biden on troop drawdown: ‘We did not go to Afghanistan to nation-build’

President Joe Biden defended the withdrawal amid concern over the Taliban seizing more territory.
July 8, 2021, 8:44 PM
Biden on troop drawdown: ‘We did not go to Afghanistan to nation-build’