Biden pitches to the middle class as Democrats fight for support in advance of midterms

The president addressed a crowd at the East Portland Community Center as part of a brief trip to Portland

By: - October 15, 2022 2:56 pm

President Joe Biden addresses a crowd at the East Portland Community Center on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2022. (Jacob Fischler/States Newsroom)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob Fischler covers federal policy and helps direct national coverage as deputy Washington bureau chief for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.