Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman easily won the state's Democratic Senate primary Tuesday, handing progressives a high-profile victory.
It's an open question among Democrats whether President Biden's message can resonate in red states at a time of division over abortion rights and other issues.
The economy looks good on paper, but inflation has wiped out wage gains for many middle and low-income voters Senate Democrats are relying on in the midterms.
Senate Democrats vowed to codify abortion rights in response to news the Supreme Court is poised to overturn Roe v. Wade, but the party has few options to act.
Biden's legislative proposal would allow the U.S. to more easily seize the assets of Russian oligarchs and use the proceeds to help Ukraine.
A government task force is facing immense challenges in reuniting more than 1,000 children who were separated from their families by the Trump administration.
Biden also said, "This battle will not be won in days or months either. We need to steel ourselves" for a long fight.
The U.S. president is set to meet his Polish counterpart during the final leg of his European travels.
The move will also help Europe meet crucial international goals to cut greenhouse gas emissions.
"To meet this commitment we are considering the full range of legal pathways to the United States" for refugees fleeing the invasion, a Biden official said.
Biden will attend a series of summits in Europe this week meant to showcase Western opposition to Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
The border policy was put in place to block entry into the U.S. during the pandemic. Now it's keeping out Ukrainians who are fleeing Russian invaders.
Russians are trying to "make people think the war is lost," said Volodymyr Omelyan, a former minister of infrastructure in Ukraine.
Biden said he would continue punishing Russia for invading Ukraine and laid out a plan to tackle inflation and boost the economy.
Jackson has been confirmed by the Senate for three different roles, most recently last year when she was approved to serve on the federal appeals court in D.C.
Biden said the new round of sanctions target Russia's largest banks, wealthy individuals, and further isolate the country from the global economy.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is gambling that his country can withstand the severe economic sanctions that would come with an attack on Ukraine.
Despite early setbacks, Harris' fellow Democrats on the Hill see her as a potential bright spot heading into what could be a brutal midterm cycle.