PoliticsMonday 09.26.22

Press Sec. Karine Jean-Pierre announces Biden will host French Pres. Macron in Dec. for his admin’s first state dinner.

White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre announced that President Biden will host French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Mrs. Brigitte Macron in December. This will be the first time the Biden-Harris Administration have hosted a state visit. Recently, President Macron won his re-election against far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in April of 2022.

JEAN-PIERRE: “We would like to announce that President Joe Biden and First Lady Dr. Biden will host, President Emmanuel Macron and Mrs. Brigitte Macron of France for a state visit to the United States on December 1st, 2022. This will be the first state visit of the Biden-Harris Administration. It will underscore the deep and enduring relationship between the United States and France, our oldest ally. Our close relationship with France is founded on our shared democratic values, economic ties, and defense and security cooperation. The leaders will discuss our continued close for partnership on shared global challenges and areas of bilateral interest.”

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