Capitol Report (Oct. 5): Biden Meets DeSantis in Florida; FBI Says Murders Up Significantly Across US

Steve Lance
By Steve Lance
October 5, 2022Capitol Report

President Joe Biden visits Florida. What does he say about damage caused by Hurricane Ian, and how is Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis addressing Biden’s actions?

OPEC ignores Biden’s plea to ramp up production and instead does exactly the opposite. It’s slashing oil production—the biggest cut in two years. How is the White House responding?

The U.S. national debt has reached a record high, according to a new report this week. The national debt has increased by over 30 percent since the pandemic started.

The number of murders in the United States rose last year, according to a new report by the FBI this week.

The First Amendment is in the spotlight again. Another conservative group is in the crosshairs of the Department of Justice.

The Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Arizona refuses to debate her Republican opponent. This is one of the key races attracting national attention heading into the November elections.

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