The child will receive some of Hunter Biden’s paintings as part of a settlement that ended a yearslong court battle.
The mix of political adversaries created a dinner scene so dissonant that no amount of glass clinking could have drowned out the partisan undercurrents.
“This administration has your back,” the president told a group of Pride Month revelers outside the White House.
The U.K. prime minister is under pressure to establish post-Brexit Britain as a reliable global player and is looking to strengthen economic ties.
President Biden hosted Mette Frederiksen, the prime minister of Denmark, at the White House on Monday, and much of the discussion revolved around providing support to Kyiv.
A debt crisis could be only a week away — practically an eternity in a town governed by the threat of catastrophic deadlines.
Battles in 2011 and 2013 taught President Biden not to lean on a House speaker who has little room to negotiate and to keep debt ceiling talks separate from the budget.
The president also said that he was not yet prepared to lean on the 14th Amendment to compel the government to pay its debt amid a showdown with House Republicans.
President Biden, who gets out of town most weekends, will attend the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner on Saturday evening.
The president also said that he was not the only Democrat who could beat Donald J. Trump, but that “I know the danger he presents to our democracy.”