Biden in address to nation calls for support for both Israel and Ukraine

Request is expected to total upward of $100 billion

By: - October 19, 2023 8:57 pm

President Joe Biden addresses the nation from the Oval Office of the White House on Thursday in Washington, D.C. Biden discussed the U.S. response to the Hamas-Israel conflict, humanitarian assistance in Gaza, and the continued support for Ukraine during Russia’s ongoing invasion. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst – Pool/Getty Images) (This image cannot be republished unless you have a subscription to Getty.)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.