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By: - October 16, 2022 11:36 am
U.S. President Joe Biden in Portland, Oregon

President Joe Biden speaks on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022, at the East Portland Community Center in Portland, Oregon. Photo credit Jacob Fischler.

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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.