Blinken: 2 years into Biden term, US ‘in a better place’


              U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, left, takes a bite of cheesecake as The Eli's Cheesecake Company president Marc S. Schulman, center, and employees Vlora and Bashkim Morina, husband and wife immigrants from Kosovo, watch Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, in Chicago. Blinken applauded the Chicago based company for their commitment to hiring refugees and immigrants. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
            
              U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, looks over a cheesecake at The Eli's Cheesecake Company during a visit Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, in Chicago. Blinken applauded the Chicago based company for their commitment to hiring refugees and immigrants. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
            
              U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, center, listens to Marc Schulman, president of The Eli's Cheesecake Company as employees demonstrate the making of the dessert Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, in Chicago. Blinken applauded the Chicago based company for their commitment to hiring refugees and immigrants. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
            
              U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken talks to employees at The Eli's Cheesecake Company during a visit Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, in Chicago. Blinken applauded the Chicago based company for their commitment to hiring refugees and immigrants. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
            
              U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, left, meets Vlora and Bashkim Morina, husband and wife immigrants from Kosovo, employed at The Eli's Cheesecake Company Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, in Chicago. Blinken applauded the Chicago based company for their commitment to hiring refugees and immigrants. Standing with Blinker is company president, Marc Schulman. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Blinken: 2 years into Biden term, US ‘in a better place’