Americans want Biden to be tougher on Russia: AP-NORC poll

  • FILE - President Joe Biden speaks about the Russian invasion of Ukraine in the East Room of the White House, on Feb. 24, 2022, in Washington. Biden is in Brussels to meet with key allies and coordinate a stronger response to Russia's assault on Ukraine. But a new poll shows Americans have yet to rally around Biden's leadership. Concern about Russia has swelled and support for a major U.S. role in the conflict strengthened in the last month. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

  • A new AP-NORC poll finds more Republicans than Democrats say Biden's response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine has not been tough enough, but even members of his own party are closely divided over his approach.

WASHINGTON — As President Joe Biden meets with key allies in Brussels to coordinate a stronger response to Russia’s monthlong assault on Ukraine, a new poll shows Americans have yet to rally around his leadership.