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Biden Touts Debt Relief, Climate Wins in Test of Midterm Message

  • Biden shifts into campaign mode after string of policy wins
  • Polls indicate president remains unpopular with voters
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President Joe Biden cast Republican congressional candidates as committed to “destroying America” and said he had no respect for adherents of former President Donald Trump, as he kicked off his midterm campaign effort with a rally in suburban Maryland.

In critiques of the GOP that were sharper than those in the past, Biden touted a recent stretch of legislative achievements during a rally in Rockville, Maryland, a deeply Democratic suburb of Washington, D.C., and told voters they needed to turn out in this year’s elections to protect those policies.