Susan Rice, former National Security Assistant in President Barack Obama's administration, may become the new US Secretary of State, sources say.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is already deciding on the composition of his administration. It is reported by Politico.
So, the Pentagon can be headed by the former Deputy Secretary of Defense for Political Affairs Michelle Flornoy, and the Treasury Department вЂ” Biden's former rival in the Democratic primaries Elizabeth Warren or a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve Lael Brainard.
Biden's other rival in the primaries, Bernie Sanders, may become a candidate for the job of secretary of labor.
In addition, former South Bend mayor Pete Buttidzic, who also nominated for the Democratic presidency, can run for the post of Minister of Veterans Affairs or US Ambassador to the UN.
Susan Rice, former National Security Assistant in President Barack Obama's administration, may become the new US Secretary of State. Ex-Deputy Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, Democratic Senators Chris Koons and Chris Murphy, as well as former Deputy Secretary of State William Burns, can also apply for this position.
At the same time, Biden may appoint Democrat Senator Doug Jones as Minister of Justice, and nuclear physicist Ernest Moniz, who held this post during the presidency of Barack Obama, as Minister of Energy.
We will remind, on the night of November 8, Joe Biden announced his victory in the elections. He named the priorities of his policy вЂ” the fight against COVID-19, the economy, the climate, and the fight against racism.
In turn, Donald Trump issued an official statement saying that he will not recognize Biden's victory in the elections and вЂњwill not rest until the Americans get the honest vote count they deserve.вЂќ