Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Foxnews.com: “Live Updates: Biden inauguration just one week away”. Below is an excerpt from the article.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ©2021 FOX News Network, LLC. All rights reserved. Quotes displayed in real-time or delayed by at least 15 minutes. Market data provided by Factset. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions. Legal Statement. Mutual Fund and ETF data provided by Refinitiv Lipper.
Danny Coulson tells ‘Your World’ president-elect’s security must take precedent over all other considerations
With President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration just one week away, his transition team is pressing the Senate to confirm his national security nominees ahead of the event, saying the country’s security is “at stake.”
After Democrats were victorious in the Georgia Senate runoff elections earlier this month, the Biden team is making a heavy push for secretary of state nominee Anthony Blinken, homeland security secretary nominee Alejandro Mayorkas, director of national intelligence nominee Avril Haines and defense secretary nominee retired Gen. Lloyd Austin.
“Regardless of any developments, with our national security at stake, the pandemic costing thousands of lives every day, and our economy in a historic recession, there is absolutely no justification for Republicans to jeopardize the ability of the United States government to keep the American people safe, distribute vaccines, and put Americans back to work,” Biden transition spokesman Andrew Bates told Fox News.
If you don’t see any comments yet, congrats! You get first comment. Be nice and have fun.