Pete Buttidzic, former mayor of South Bend, Indiana, who previously competed with Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential primaries, has now joined the transition team at his campaign headquarters. This was reported by Reuters on Sunday, September 6.
Also, Buttidzic was included in the advisory board with former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates and former National Security Adviser to President Barack Obama Susan Rice.
Biden's associate Ted Kaufman notes that Biden's allies should help him meet the urgent challenges facing the country. In particular, he talks about the crisis in the U.S. health care system and economy.
Earlier, Kanye West submitted new applications for the U.S. presidential election. A well-known rapper has already managed to register as an independent candidate in 10 U.S. states.