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May 21, 2024 at 7:50 PM

Biden releasing 1M barrels of gasoline from Northeast reserve in bid to lower prices

The Biden administration says it's releasing 1 million barrels of gasoline from a Northeast reserve established after Superstorm Sandy in a bid to lower prices at the pump this summer
May 21, 2024 at 7:50 PM
FILE - Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm testifies before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy, Climate, and Grid Security for a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 1, 2024, on the 2025 Energy Department budget. The Biden administration says it's releasing 1 million barrels of gasoline from a Northeast reserve established after Superstorm Sandy in a bid to lower prices at the pump this summer. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
May 21, 2024 at 1:55 PM

Biden reacts to ICC push for arrest warrants for Israeli Prime Minister

The ICC's top prosecutor is seeking a global arrest warrant for both Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar for war crimes and crimes against humanity.
May 21, 2024 at 1:55 PM
VIDEO: Biden reacts to ICC push for arrest warrants for Israeli Prime Minister
May 20, 2024 at 6:46 PM

Trump, Biden in full campaign mode as first debate approaches

Over the weekend, Biden courted African American voters while Trump appealed to NRA members.
May 20, 2024 at 6:46 PM
VIDEO: Trump, Biden in full campaign mode as first debate approaches
May 20, 2024 at 6:36 PM

Biden delivers commencement address at Morehouse College

President Joe Biden gave the commencement address at the historic Morehouse College in Georgia, a state he narrowly won in 2020 and will need again in November.
May 20, 2024 at 6:36 PM
VIDEO: Biden delivers commencement address at Morehouse College
May 20, 2024 at 4:17 PM

Biden attempts to reach Black voters while Trump accepts endorsement from NRA

President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump employ different strategies to reach voters.
May 20, 2024 at 4:17 PM
VIDEO: Biden attempts to reach Black voters while Trump accepts endorsement from NRA
May 20, 2024 at 3:31 PM

Biden faces silent protests at Morehouse commencement

President Joe Biden was met with silent protests as he delivered the commencement address Sunday at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia.
May 20, 2024 at 3:31 PM
President Joe Biden speaks to graduating students at the Morehouse College commencement, May 19, 2024, in Atlanta.
May 20, 2024 at 8:22 AM

Senior Republican criticizes Biden in speech to Israeli parliament

Elise Stefanik, a House Republican leader seen as a candidate to be Donald Trump’s running mate, delivered a speech before Israel’s parliament in which she criticized President Joe Biden’s approach to the war in Gaza
May 20, 2024 at 8:22 AM
FILE - Chair of the House Republican Conference Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., talks to reporters about their plans to respond to student protests over the Israel-Hamas war, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 30, 2024. Elise Stefanik, a House Republican leader seen as a candidate to be Donald Trump's running mate, delivered a speech before Israel's parliament on Sunday, May 19, 2024, in which she slammed President Joe Biden's approach to the war in Gaza. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
May 20, 2024 at 1:13 AM

President Biden tries to win over young Black voters

ABC's Selina Wang reports President Joe Biden, in a commencement address at historic Morehouse College, tries to appeal to young Black voters drifting away from the election.
May 20, 2024 at 1:13 AM
VIDEO: President Biden tries to win over young Black voters
May 19, 2024 at 7:24 PM

New debate rules will prevent ‘circus atmosphere’ Trump wants: Chris Van Hollen

ABC News’ Martha Raddatz interviews Sen. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., on “This Week.”
May 19, 2024 at 7:24 PM
VIDEO: 1-on-1 with Sen. Chris Van Hollen
May 19, 2024 at 6:13 PM

Agreeing to debate is a ‘hail mary’ for the Biden campaign: Marc Lotter

ABC News’ Martha Raddatz interviews Marc Lotter on “This Week.”
May 19, 2024 at 6:13 PM
VIDEO: 1-on-1 with Marc Lotter
May 19, 2024 at 4:52 PM

New debate rules will help separate ‘substance from the superficial’: Donna Brazile

The Powerhouse Roundtable breaks down the latest news on “This Week.”
May 19, 2024 at 4:52 PM
VIDEO: New debate rules will help separate ‘substance from the superficial’: Donna Brazile
May 19, 2024 at 4:50 PM

How presidential debates can make or break campaigns

ABC News’ Martha Raddatz examines the history and legacy of presidential debates on “This Week.”
May 19, 2024 at 4:50 PM
VIDEO: How presidential debates can make or break campaigns
May 19, 2024 at 2:48 PM

Van Hollen: 'I do not have concerns' about Biden at debate

Sen. Chris Van Hollen insisted Sunday that he's unconcerned about how President Joe Biden will fare at his first debate with former President Donald Trump next month.
May 19, 2024 at 2:48 PM
Senator Chris Van Hollen speaks to reporters during a Senate Vote, at the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, D.C., on May 2, 2024.
May 19, 2024 at 1:49 PM

Biden prepares for Morehouse College commencement speech

ABC News’ Selina Wang reports from Georgia, where President Joe Biden is expected to deliver a commencement speech to graduates at HBCU Morehouse College.
May 19, 2024 at 1:49 PM
VIDEO: Biden prepares for Morehouse College commencement speech
May 17, 2024 at 7:46 PM

Biden announces grants to further desegregate schools on Brown vs. Board anniversary

The $20 million in new grants will go to creating magnet programs across the country to attract students across many backgrounds, the White House says.
May 17, 2024 at 7:46 PM
President Joe Biden speaks at the National Museum of African American History and Culture, MAy 17, 2024, in Washington.
May 17, 2024 at 6:10 PM

Biden marks 70th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education

President Joe Biden's remarks were delivered at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
May 17, 2024 at 6:10 PM
VIDEO: Biden marks 70th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education
May 17, 2024 at 4:53 PM

Biden commemorates 70th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education

President Joe Biden delivered remarks at an anniversary event at the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Friday.
May 17, 2024 at 4:53 PM
President Joe Biden delivered remarks at an anniversary event at the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Friday.
May 17, 2024 at 4:24 PM

Trump to campaign in Minnesota, Biden targets Black voters in Georgia

President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump have agreed to two unprecedented early debates.
May 17, 2024 at 4:24 PM
Trump to campaign in Minnesota while Biden aims at Black voters in Georgia
May 17, 2024 at 4:12 PM

Morehouse faculty votes to award Biden honorary degree amid commencement controversy

Morehouse College faculty voted on Thursday to award the president an honorary degree -- an act some said they would vote against to protest the president's visit.
May 17, 2024 at 4:12 PM
President Joe Biden speaks about voting rights legislation at the Atlanta University Center Consortium in Atlanta, GA, Jan. 11, 2022.
May 17, 2024 at 2:55 PM

How do voters feel about the Biden-Trump debates?

As debates between Joe Biden and Donald Trump have been rapidly set, some voters are excited but unsure if what they’ll watch will have an impact on who they’ll vote for.
May 17, 2024 at 2:55 PM
In this combination photo, President Joe Biden speaks May 2, 2024, in Wilmington, N.C., left, and Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally, May 1, 2024, in Waukesha, Wis.
May 17, 2024 at 12:45 AM

Biden asserts executive privilege over special counsel interview recordings

President Joe Biden asserted executive privilege over the audio recordings of his interview with the special counsel concerning his handling of classified documents, blocking a GOP request.
May 17, 2024 at 12:45 AM
VIDEO: Biden asserts executive privilege over special counsel interview recordings
May 16, 2024 at 9:13 PM

House passes GOP bill to force Biden to continue weapons transfers to Israel

House Republicans passed a bill to condemn Biden on his Israel policy, even after his admin notified Congress about a new $1 billion weapons deal.
May 16, 2024 at 9:13 PM
(L-R) Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., Speaker of the House Mike Johnson, R-La., Majority Whip Tom Emmer, R-Minn., and Majority Leader Steve Scalise, R-La., speak at a news conference at the U.S. Capitol, May 16, 2024, in Washington.
May 16, 2024 at 5:27 PM

Biden asserts executive privilege over audio for interview with special counsel Hur

The Justice Department informed House Republicans that President Joe Biden has asserted his executive privilege over the audio recorded during his interview with Robert Hur.
May 16, 2024 at 5:27 PM
VIDEO: Biden asserts executive privilege over audio for interview with special counsel Hur
May 16, 2024 at 5:24 PM

Biden asserts executive privilege to prevent release of special counsel interview

The Department of Justice said the move effectively shields Attorney General Merrick Garland from criminal exposure.
May 16, 2024 at 5:24 PM
Biden asserts executive privilege to prevent release of special counsel interview
May 16, 2024 at 2:23 PM

Biden and Trump agree to presidential debates

President Joe Biden and Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee, have agreed to face off in a CNN debate on June 27 and an ABC News debate on Sept. 10.
May 16, 2024 at 2:23 PM
VIDEO: Biden and Trump agree to presidential debates
May 16, 2024 at 2:11 AM

Biden says rate of sexual assault in the military is down

The rates of sexual assault and harassment in the military have dropped significantly, according to an upcoming report from the Pentagon.
May 16, 2024 at 2:11 AM
The rates of sexual assault and harassment in the military shows a significant drop, according to an upcoming report from the Pentagon.
May 16, 2024 at 1:12 AM

Biden, Trump agree to 2 presidential debates

President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump will debate in June on CNN and in September on ABC News.
May 16, 2024 at 1:12 AM
VIDEO: Biden, Trump agree to 2 presidential debates hosted by ABC News on Sept. 10
May 15, 2024 at 11:13 PM

Trump and Biden set to debate

The two candidates have agreed to a June debate in Atlanta and a September debate in New York City on ABC.
May 15, 2024 at 11:13 PM
VIDEO: Trump and Biden set to debate
May 15, 2024 at 10:46 PM

Trump and Biden reach agreement on debate

President Joe Biden and the man he defeated in the last presidential election, Donald Trump are set to go head-to-head in two debates. ABC News contributor Mark Updegrove weighs in on the matchup.
May 15, 2024 at 10:46 PM
VIDEO: Trump and Biden reach agreement on debate
May 15, 2024 at 8:44 PM

Biden mocks Trump with 'Free on Wednesdays' shirts after challenging him to debates

The dig stems from former President Donald Trump's hush money trial not happening on Wednesdays.
May 15, 2024 at 8:44 PM
VIDEO:  Biden mocks Trump with 'Free on Wednesdays' shirts after challenging him to debates
May 15, 2024 at 8:33 PM

Biden, Trump agree to ABC News and CNN debates

President Joe Biden on Wednesday challenged Donald Trump to participate in two 2024 presidential debates.
May 15, 2024 at 8:33 PM
President Joe Biden and Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee, are set to face off in an ABC News presidential debate in September.
May 15, 2024 at 6:36 PM

Biden’s path to winning the Electoral College runs through the Midwest

Polls suggest Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania will be pivotal states for Biden's chances of winning the Electoral College.
May 15, 2024 at 6:36 PM
President Joe Biden speaks to guests at the Pieper-Hillside Boys and Girls Club Mar. 13, 2024, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
May 15, 2024 at 4:38 PM

Biden, Trump agree to presidential debate hosted by ABC News on Sept. 10

President Biden challenged Trump to another debate on June 27.
May 15, 2024 at 4:38 PM
VIDEO: Biden, Trump agree to presidential debate hosted by ABC News on Sept. 10
May 15, 2024 at 4:28 PM

Biden challenges Trump to 2 presidential debates

President Joe Biden on Wednesday challenged Donald Trump to participate in two 2024 presidential debates.
May 15, 2024 at 4:28 PM
President Joe Biden on Wednesday challenged Donald Trump to participate in two 2024 presidential debates.
May 15, 2024 at 1:42 PM

Biden, Trump projected to win the 2024 presidential primaries

President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump clinched their parties' respective nominations earlier this year.
May 15, 2024 at 1:42 PM
President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump clinched their parties' respective nominations earlier this year.
May 15, 2024 at 10:29 AM

Biden once slammed Trump's China tariffs. Now he's building on them: ANALYSIS

New tariffs on China announced Tuesday represent a major shift for President Joe Biden, who was once critical of Trump-era tax hikes on Beijing.
May 15, 2024 at 10:29 AM
President Joe Biden sits down to sign a document imposing major new tariffs on electric vehicles, semiconductors, solar equipment and medical supplies imported from China in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC, May 14, 2024.
May 14, 2024 at 11:49 PM

Biden announces new tariffs on $18 billion worth of Chinese imports

The tariffs target EVs, solar cells, steel, aluminum, semiconductors, advanced batteries, critical minerals, solar and medical products.
May 14, 2024 at 11:49 PM
VIDEO: Biden announces new tariffs on $18 billion worth of Chinese imports
May 14, 2024 at 11:16 PM

Pres. Biden sets $18 billion tariffs on Chinese imports

Our panel discusses the impact on Chinese imports, including batteries, steel and aluminum.
May 14, 2024 at 11:16 PM
VIDEO: Pres. Biden sets $18 billion tariffs on Chinese imports
May 14, 2024 at 6:09 PM

Biden announces new China tariffs on electric vehicles, solar, chips and more

Biden announced new tariffs on $18 billion worth of Chinese imports, including a sharp hike on electric vehicles, to help protect his administration's investments.
May 14, 2024 at 6:09 PM
President Joe Biden announces increased tariffs to promote American investments and jobs in the Rose Garden of the White House on May 14, 2024 in Washington, DC.
May 14, 2024 at 4:26 PM

Trump leads Biden in 5 key states

An ABC News poll shows 20% of Americans who support the former president would reconsider that support if he were found guilty.
May 14, 2024 at 4:26 PM
VIDEO: Trump leads Biden in 5 key states
May 14, 2024 at 2:32 PM

Has inflation been Biden's biggest political problem?

Polling shows that President Joe Biden has a negligible lead over former President Donald Trump when it comes to job creation, infrastructure and the economy.
May 14, 2024 at 2:32 PM
Polling shows that President Joe Biden has a negligible lead over former President Donald Trump when it comes to job creation, infrastructure and the economy.
May 14, 2024 at 2:05 PM

Biden to impose new tariffs on Chinese imports

The new tariffs target Chinese electric cars and key sectors including batteries, medical equipment, steel and more.
May 14, 2024 at 2:05 PM
VIDEO: Biden to impose new tariffs on Chinese imports
May 13, 2024 at 11:22 PM

Biden still trails Trump in various polls

In this installment of the 538 Politics podcast, the crew asks why the end of the primaries, weeks of Biden campaigning and millions spent on advertising have changed the polls so little.
May 13, 2024 at 11:22 PM
In this installment of the 538 Politics podcast, the crew asks why the end of the primaries, weeks of Biden campaigning and millions spent on advertising have changed the polls so little.
May 11, 2024 at 2:47 PM

President Biden said the US won't supply Israel with weapons for a Rafah offensive

ABC News’ Deputy Political Director Averi Harper and White House Correspondent MaryAlice Parks breakdown this week's political headlines.
May 11, 2024 at 2:47 PM
VIDEO: President Biden said the US won't supply Israel with weapons for a Rafah offensive
May 10, 2024 at 7:41 PM

2020 election denial looms over anticipated Trump-Biden rematch in Georgia

ABC's Rachel Scott traveled to Georgia to talk to voters across the political spectrum about how they feel about the candidates six months out from Election Day.
May 10, 2024 at 7:41 PM
In this March 9, 2024, file photo, Republican presidential candidate and former President Donald Trump leaves the stage at the conclusion of a campaign rally at the Forum River Center, in Rome, Georgia.
May 10, 2024 at 4:58 PM

Fallout after Biden’s stark warning to Israel

Republicans and several Democrats voiced their disagreement with President Joe Biden after he said the U.S. will halt some weapons deliveries if it invades the city of Rafah.
May 10, 2024 at 4:58 PM
VIDEO: Fallout after Biden’s stark warning to Israel
May 9, 2024 at 7:46 PM

Could we see a Biden-Trump debate?

In this installment of the 538 Politics podcast, we play a game of “Buy, Sell, Hold” and look at where the betting markets place the likelihood of certain events this election season.
May 9, 2024 at 7:46 PM
VIDEO: Could we see a Biden-Trump debate?
May 9, 2024 at 6:46 PM

'No easy way out': Biden faces anger from all sides as he navigates Israel-Hamas war

Recent developments in the Israel-Hamas war have underscored the tightrope Biden finds himself on as he navigates criticism from Republicans and Democrats on the issue.
May 9, 2024 at 6:46 PM
President Joe Biden walks to Marine One for departure from the South Lawn of the White House, Washington, DC, May 8, 2024.
May 9, 2024 at 2:59 PM

Biden says US will not provide Israel with weapons to use in major Rafah invasion

He told CNN Israel has used American bombs to kill civilians in Gaza.
May 9, 2024 at 2:59 PM
President Joe Biden steps off Marine One upon arrival at Soldier Field Landing Zone in Chicago, on May 8, 2024.
May 9, 2024 at 2:45 PM

Biden campaign works to woo Black voters in key swing state of Wisconsin

The state is considered critical to the president winning reelection.
May 9, 2024 at 2:45 PM
President Joe Biden holds a campaign event at a community center in Racine County, Wisconsin, on May 8, 2024.