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Update Biden signals shift from Trump with national security picks

Biden signals shift from Trump with national security picks

  • Biden will nominate his longtime adviser Antony Blinken to be secretary of state, lawyer Alejandro Mayorkas will be homeland security secretary and Linda Thomas-Greenfield will be ambassador to the UN
  • Jake Sullivan will be Biden’s national security adviser, Avril Haines will be Sullivan’s deputy, and former Secretary of State John Kerry will be his climate change envoy
By AP ·