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President Biden is accompanied by first lady Jill Biden, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (D), his wife, Britainy Beshear, and other officials as he delivers remarks after meeting with families affected by the recent flooding in Lost Creek, Ky., on Monday. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters)

Former president Donald Trump on Monday said a “large group” of FBI agents visited his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida. Calling the visit a raid, Trump claimed FBI agents even “broke into” his safe. The FBI declined to comment on whether it had conducted a search of the former president’s property.

Also on Monday, President Biden pledged to do all he can to provide federal assistance to Kentucky as he visited to assess damage from flooding that has claimed more than three dozen lives and is the worst in the state’s history. “I promise you, if it’s legal, we’ll do it, and if it’s not legal, we’ll figure out how to change the law,” Biden said in a meeting with Gov. Andy Beshear (D) and other officials.

Your daily dashboard

  • 8:30 a.m. Eastern: Biden left his home in Rehoboth Beach, Del., en route to Kentucky. White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre held a gaggle with reporters on Air Force One.
  • 12:30 p.m. Eastern: Biden receives a briefing in Lost Creek, Ky., on the ongoing response efforts to the recent flooding. Watch here.
  • 2:20 p.m. Eastern: Biden visits with families in Eastern Kentucky affected by flooding. Watch here.
  • 3:15 p.m. Eastern: Vice President Harris meets with college presidents to discuss access to reproductive health. Watch here.

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