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Executive summary:

  • President Joe Biden’s Middle East tour concluded without a major energy deal but it may have been a vital step towards countering Chinese influence in the region.
  • Democrat leaders and the White House have outwardly accepted the collapse of talks between Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) but Democrat lawmakers have been more forthright with criticism of the centrist Senator.
  • Senate Majority Leader Schumer is hoping to tee up a Senate vote on CHIPS as soon as tomorrow.
  • The Senate Foreign Relations Committee will hold a meeting tomorrow on Sweden and Finland’s accession to NATO.
  • Secretary Yellen will meet with the Governor of the Bank of Korea during a trip of the Republic of Korea this week.
  • Poll of the Day: Confidence in print and television news is at an all-time low in the United States

Confidence in news media(Gallup)

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MNI POLITICAL RISK ANALYSIS – US Daily Brief 18-07-22 .pdf

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