U.S. President-elect Joe Biden removes his face masks as he meets with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) at his transition headquarters within the Queen theater in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S., November 20, 2020.
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President-elect Joe Biden will announce cupboard appointments this upcoming Tuesday, incoming White House chief of staff Ron Klain confirmed on Sunday.
“You’re going to see the first cabinet picks this Tuesday,” Klain stated in an interview with ABC News. “But if you want to know what cabinet agencies they are, who’s going to be in those Cabinet agencies, you’ll have to wait for the president-elect to say that himself on Tuesday.”
Biden additionally stated final week that he is determined whom he will nominate for Treasury Secretary and will make the announcement round Thanksgiving.
Biden’s transfer to announce cupboard picks and push ahead with the presidential transitions comes as President Donald Trump nonetheless refuses to concede to the Nov. three election.
Klain stated Trump’s claims of voter fraud and litigation over the race are “corrosive” and “harmful,” however emphasised that his actions will not change the result of the election.
Biden’s group nonetheless doesn’t have entry to authorities assets usually offered to assist with the presidential transition, together with intelligence briefings and a distribution plan for a coronavirus vaccine, Klain added.