Before Xi’s meeting, Biden invites China – Politico

PHnom Penh, Cambodia – US President Joe Biden offered a full US commitment to Southeast Asian nations on Saturday, pledging at a Cambodia summit to help stand against China’s growing dominance in the region – without mentioning the other superpower by name. Chinese President Xi Jinping was not in the hall at the summit of … Read more

What investors can expect after the midterm elections

Election workers open mail in ballots at the Maricopa County Election and Scheduler Center in Phoenix on November 11, 2022. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images It may take until December to find out about political parties control of both houses of Congress After the midterm elections on Tuesday. But that doesn’t mean your personal investment … Read more

US Concern in Europe – POLITICO

Ivo Daalder, a former US ambassador to NATO, is president of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and host of the weekly podcast “World Review with Ivo Daalder.” Spending the past week in Brussels, Berlin and London, meeting with the European Union, NATO and other government officials, I was struck by the pervasive anxiety about … Read more

How will inflation affect voters’ decisions in the midterm elections?

The economy is a major issue heading into the midterm elections, with a New York Times/Siena poll showing that 44% of voters reported inflation and the economy as the most important problem facing the country. This means that it will play a role in the voting booth, but how much more remains to be seen … Read more