The U.S. Midterm Elections Strengthened Biden’s Foreign Policy Hand

The U.S. Midterm Elections Strengthened Biden’s Foreign Policy Hand
U.S. President Joe Biden speaks at Howard Theater in Washington, Nov. 10, 2022 (AP photo by Andrew Harnik).

The midterm congressional elections, like most in the U.S., came down to the domestic issues that voters care most about, namely their pocketbooks. But while the domestic impact of the elections will be most immediate, the midterms nevertheless do matter for U.S. foreign policy and global affairs more generally.

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